• Brooklyn Ballet’s ‘Nutcracker’ fuses dance and technology for a Christmas classic

    This reimagined holiday classic screams Brooklyn. Tchaikovsky’s Nutcracker gets infused with hip-hop and a pinch of Kings county Culture in this new production by the Brooklyn Ballet. Click here to read more: http://nydn.us/2hmg8ga Subscribe to our channel: https://www.youtube.com/user/nydailynews Follow us on Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/nydnvideo Friend us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/thenewyorkdailynews Follow us on Tumblr: http://nydailynews.tumblr.com/

    published: 12 Dec 2016
  • Brooklyn Ballet 2015 Season: "Roots & New Ground"

    Go around the world and back to Brooklyn to discover our Spring season, "Roots & New Ground", a dance program celebrating both new and old dance forms with exquisite dancing and live music. We'll present original works and collaborations including a revival by Founding Artistic Director, Lynn Parkerson, and new works by David Fernandez, Matthew Powell, Mike "Big Mike" Fields, Emily Oleson & Kwame Opare (4/16 & 4/17) and Phaedra and Samara (4/18 & 4/19), featuring select compositions and arrangements by Malcolm Parson. Check out behind the scenes footage in our prepartion for the season in this video featuring choreographer Matthew Powell. Brooklyn Ballet Choreographer: Matthew Powell Filmed & Edited by: Tameeka Colon, Artisntegrity Music by Haim "My Song 5"

    published: 23 Mar 2015
  • Brooklyn Ballet School Showing

    January 2013

    published: 12 Sep 2013
  • The Brooklyn Nutcracker Fuses Ballet, Hip-Hop, and More into This Masterpiece | BK Live

    Treat yourself to an updated take on a holiday classic. Brooklyn Ballet presents The Brooklyn Nutcracker, transforming traditional characters and scenes to represent the diverse cultures of Brooklyn—from the Dutch colony to today's Flatbush Avenue. The Brooklyn Nutcracker fuses ballet, hip-hop and a myriad of world dance genres to create a new tradition for today’s audience, and transforms familiar Nutcracker characters and scenes to represent the diverse traditions and vibrant culture of melting pot Brooklyn. -- This video is from BRIC TV— the first 24/7 television channel created by, for, and about Brooklyn. It is the borough's source for local news, Brooklyn culture, civic affairs, music, arts, sports, and technology. BRIC TV features programming produced and curated by BRIC, an arts a...

    published: 02 Dec 2016