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In the last 30 days, the average organization in the Ballet landscape has grown their audience by 0.5%. Pennsylvania Ballet grew faster than everyone else, with 0.9% growth! On average, each post in this landscape earns more than 1.27k engagements. American Ballet Theatre is topping the charts with more than 5.24k engagements per post on their 68 posts in the last 30 days.
BEHIND THE SCENES // One week from today, Justin Peck's newest work, Rotunda, premieres on the Classic NYCB II program. His first collaboration with contemporary composer Nico Muhly features 12 dancers, including Corps de Ballet Member Miriam Miller and Principal Dancer Adrian Danching-Waring. “Going into it, I figured we would be learning a slow pas de …
When you out and the only one who wants to dance 🤷🕺| jamesbwhiteside as “Dionysus” in OF LOVE AND RAGE | World Premiere March 5 segerstromarts | #AlexeiRatmansky jeanmarcpuissant14.8k Likes • 82 Comments
IN THE NEWS // In the face of a debilitating injury, an alarming diagnosis, and conflicting advice from a battery of doctors, Peck turned to someone who has worked with her since she was 15: Marika Molnar, the physical therapist and director of Health and Wellness at City Ballet. “She went with me to every …
Current Mood: ALL. THINGS. OLAR. (Of Love And Rage, that is) 🚀 Making it’s WORLD PREMIERE March 5 segerstromarts 😎 | Choreo: #AlexeiRatmansky Design: jeanmarcpuissant | Dancers: wheresmytutu joowon_an
#tbt to Leta Biasucci in rehearsal for daviddawsonofficial’s Empire Noir in 2017, when we premiered this exhilarating work 📷: lindsaythomasphoto #letabiasucci #empirenoir #daviddawson
Who can resist the thrill of seeing 40 dancers moving joyously at full velocity, completely in sync? To perform Harald Lander's Etudes requires a deep bench; in addition to three leading roles, there’s a 36-member corps de ballet that’s essential to the ballet’s success. “It’s like a watch,” says Johnny Eliasen, who stages the work …
The company went from Cinderella to Cerrudo, from pointe shoes to socks. And now the studios are overflowing with the unmistakable music of philipglassmusic (the entire 1+ hour work will be performed to live Philip Glass music). This will be the fourth cerrudoalejandro work to be added to our repertory. Footage courtesy of hubbardstreet #pnb1kpieces …3.23k Likes • 9 Comments
We’re leaping into the final days of Sandpaper Ballet! This Mark Morris classic, with music by Leroy Anderson and costumes by Isaac Mizrahi, is onstage only through this weekend. Link in bio for more info and tickets.
#KarenKain50Years: On August 10, 1974, Karen Kain performed #LesSylphideNBC in New York City with Rudolf Nureyev. 📷 by Ken Bell.
First soloist nayaramlopes in rehearsal as the lovely and generous temple dancer Nikiya 😍💐 . . 📸 arianmsphotographer #ballet #paballet #labayadere #classicalballet #academyofmusic #avenueofthearts #phillyarts #womenofpab #instadancers
#mondaymotivation = our beautiful dancers getting ready to take the stage this week for BALANCHINE + ASHTON ✨❤️✨ • 📸 by xmbphotography. bstoner92 in Sir Frederick Ashton’s Birthday Offering; eunwon28 and giancarlo_perez_dancer in Ashton’s Meditation from Thaïs; marcelua and onukimaki in George Balanchine’s Allegro Brilliante; ohsonamia in Balanchine’s Slaughter on Tenth Avenue. • Join us kennedycenter 2/19-23! 🎫 in …
While Night of Shining Stars unfolds at the Capitol Theatre, Ballet West will also be presenting George Balanchine's masterpiece, Jewels at University of Minnesota's Northrop for just two shows! . Artists of Ballet West. George Balanchine's Jewels (C) the George Balanchine Trust. Photo by beaupearsonphotography northropumn umntwincities . #BalletWest #BalletPost #BalletWorld #WorldWideBallet #Minnesota ##umnproud #Northrop
See ABT Studio Company perform in NYC! May 1-3 at The Ailey Citigroup Theater; tickets available now at www.tututix.com/abtstudiocompany. ABT Studio Company’s central mission is to prepare young dancers of exceptional potential for careers with ABT or other leading ballet companies. Nearly 80% of current ABT Company dancers are Studio Company alumni. ABT Studio Company members …
Last night's performance of Swan Lake featured the beloved "Danse des petits cygnes," with four "little swans" – Claire Von Enck, Alexa Maxwell, Emma Von Enck, and Baily Jones – fluttering in unison across NYCB's stage. Performances of Swan Lake continue through Sunday FEB 23, with limited availability at all remaining performances: nycballet.com/swanlake
Principal Dancer Daniel Ulbricht describes the demanding, dazzling role choreographed on him from Justin Peck's 2015 ballet Rodeo: Four Dance Episodes as "...sort of like an atomic top." Set to Aaron Copland's beloved score, this solo comes in "Buckaroo Holiday," the high-energy first movement. With fifteen male dancers and a lone woman, the ballet is …
That’s a wrap on #ABTGiselle at The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts ✨ #ABTOnTour 📷: Stella Abrera at The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts. Courtesy of Stella Abrera.
The PNB heart just grew by one new baby. PNB Principal dancer Lindsi Dec, former PNB Principal dancer Karel Cruz and big brother Koan welcomed baby Kailer Dec Cruz to the family this month! You're surely familiar with Lindsi and Karel on stage, but did you know when they're not performing or teaching they're working on …
Siphesihle November shares five things you may not have known about choreographer Crystal Pite. #AngelsAtlasNBC, Crystal’s new work for the National Ballet, makes its world premiere February 29 >> http://bit.ly/2LHLzAS 🎥 by Paul McNulty
Casting has been ANNOUNCED for our company premiere of "La Bayadere!" To learn more and buy tickets, visit: http://paballet.org/programs/la-bayadere/ Kingdom of the Shades 🎥 Bob Sweeney
This Saturday at Night of Shining Stars, Ballet West presents national and world ballroom champions, Casey and Kayci Treu, who will perform an emotional duet from "The Greatest Showman." They will join performers from the Royal Ballet, American Ballet Theatre, and Ballet West for a one-night, star-studded event! Tickets are going fast.
Be swept off your feet — our company premiere of “La Bayadere” hits The Academy of Music March 5. http://paballet.org/programs/la-bayadere/ Principal dancer Dayesi Torriente 🎥 Bob Sweeney
#KarenKain50Years: On August 10, 1974, Karen Kain performed #LesSylphidesNBC in New York City with Rudolf Nureyev >> http://bit.ly/2XiC9lE
Edwaard Liang's The Infinite Ocean, set to a commissioned score by Oliver Davis, is a heartfelt, spiritual contemplation of the space between life and death. Onstage this week only as part of Dance Innovations. → https://bit.ly/2uOSEci
"Sheer black hose and a few swishy inches of fringe have never commanded the stage quite as they did Thursday night at the Kennedy Center. The body inside them had clearly been borrowed from the Rockettes or a Las Vegas nightclub, strutting before the audience with a sensational mix of athleticism and seduction. The legs, the …
Tiler Peck returns to the role of Odette/Odile in tomorrow night's and Saturday afternoon's performances of Swan Lake; she debuted as the Swan Queen and her sinister double back in 2017. See this tragic tale of love & loss through FEB 23: nycballet.com/swanlake pic.twitter.com/Jy0k9y9Htj
The enduring classical ballet of eternal love and heartbreak, Swan Lake performances continue this week. Catch this treasured tale through FEB 23. Best availability is at weeknight performances: nycballet.com/swanlake pic.twitter.com/dyECRikFJt
Dionysius & Callirhoe | OF LOVE AND RAGE | World Premiere MARCH 5 @SegerstromArts 📷: Catherine Hurlin and @JamesBWhiteside pic.twitter.com/EmKfdlPJmp
⭐️CONTEST⭐️ Win two tickets to the @HotDocsCinema screening of Mr. Gaga introduced by Principal Dancer @SkylarCampbell February 23 at 6 pm. To enter, like and retweet this post. Winner will be chosen February 20 >> bit.ly/38Jmbmc pic.twitter.com/tkyknUNaas
That’s a wrap on #ABTGiselle at @kencen ✨ #ABTOnTour 📷: Stella Abrera at The Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts. Courtesy of Stella Abrera. pic.twitter.com/Y6vzTWhpc0
#KarenKain50Years: On August 10, 1974, Karen Kain performed #LesSylphideNBC in New York City with Rudolf Nureyev >> bit.ly/2XiC9lE pic.twitter.com/T5r03hFpWj
Études is the ultimate studio to stage ballet, so for our 2/19 pre-show (6pm) Pointe of View lecture, SF Ballet School Faculty will coach students in a demonstration of steps and combinations from Études. Free and open to the public! For more → bit.ly/2SGNzvD #free pic.twitter.com/6xmefEGj1W
If you're looking for an adventurous dance performance that pulls out all the stops, One Thousand Pieces is the show for you >> bit.ly/1000PiecesPNB pic.twitter.com/mNsefzaGd0
Nite Out, our series of events celebrating the LGBTQ+ community, returns Fri 2/22! These performances + parties also celebrate the work of three important organizations: LYRIC (2/22), @TransLawCenter (3/27) & @NCLRights (4/17). For more → bit.ly/37zSd2x #SFBalletNiteOut pic.twitter.com/5aLkgBuXC5
. @swarthmore dance Professor Pallabi Chakravorty steps into the studios for #LaBayadere rehearsal! pic.twitter.com/DrUMsGiS2B
Ballet Master Jane Victorine Wood taught class this morning, and while most of Ballet West is in Minnesota presenting Jewels, a few company dancers will join other world-renowned talent to present at Night of Shining Stars tonight! pic.twitter.com/drCHyYtC8V
Thank you for featuring our amazingly talented music director! twitter.com/ilenapeng/stat…2 Likes • 0 Retweets