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Pacific Northwest Ballet's Black dancers, including one from NH, on changes in the ballet world

Union Leader 28 Jan 2023
So when I saw Carlos Acosta for the first time, and also when I saw Brooklyn Mack it was like, wow, Black men! In ballet! In tights! Playing the role of a prince, playing the role of Albrecht! I'm just about to debut in this role , in "Giselle" in February, and it was a role that ...

Ballet Quad Cities to repair, renovate Moline building for new studio space

Dispatch Argus 07 Jan 2023
Brooklyn Draisey. For a quarter century, the Quad-Cities' only professional ballet company has made a home in Rock Island. Now, as Ballet Quad Cities continues to add more shows and works with more partners in the community, it is moving into a space more suited to its needs ... Ballet Quad Cities rehearses.

What to do this week: Holiday cheese tasting and Christmas caroling

Washington Square News 12 Dec 2022
Experience a new production of “The Brooklyn Nutcracker... at 1027 Flatbush Ave., Brooklyn. Watch ballet, hip-hop and various other dance styles at “The Brooklyn Nutcracker,” a show that highlights Brooklyn’s diversity ... Watch the Brooklyn Symphony Orchestra perform “La boutique fantasque,” a ballet that takes place in a magical toy shop.

Time for New Yorkers to reach across the aisle — in the theaters

New York Post 10 Dec 2022
More On. bipartisanship. Democrats’ history-making new House leader. Brooklyn’s own Hakeem Jeffries. The Respect for Marriage Act deserves our respect ... Ever since Jan ... Now’s our chance, New York. NYC & Co ... 11 ... We’ll venture way out on Flatbush Avenue to the Brooklyn Ballet’s “Nutcracker,” with its subway sets and hip hop Herr Drosselmeyer.

Remarks by President Biden at the 2022 Kennedy Center Honorees Reception

The White House 05 Dec 2022
East Room. 4.52 P.M. EST. THE PRESIDENT ... During the Civil Rights Movement, she co-founded the Dance Theatre in Harlem — the country’s first Black classical ballet company ... She also conducted the world-renowned New York Philharmonic and worked with the Brooklyn Philharmonic to bring classical music beyond concert halls into city neighborhoods ... U2.

Arrested socialite Libbie Mugrabi claims she is victim of ‘glamping’ housekeeper — and Hamptons cops

New York Post 26 Nov 2022
More On. socialites. Socialite busted for menacing ex-maid with mop, breaking phone. Fake heiress Anna Delvey steps out to meet parole officer. Billionaire philanthropist dies in Geneva at 87 ... Previous 1 of 3. Next ... I just wanted her to leave She got driven to Brooklyn ... Plus she had my vintage ballet flats, Chanel shoes and Balenciaga shoes in her bag.” ... 9.

Columbia's holiday stage season is jam packed. Let us help you decide which 'Nutcracker' is ...

Free Times 22 Nov 2022
Columbia Classical Ballet, under the new leadership of artistic director Brooklyn Mack, takes to the stage of the Koger Center for their "Nutcracker," running Dec ... The "Nutcracker" marathon concludes with Columbia City Ballet's rendition, running Dec ... the Nova Ballet Theatre, Dec.

Nutcracker Performances Around New York 2022

AM New York 21 Nov 2022
Whether you’re looking for a classic ballet or something for your younger children, we’ve rounded up the best Nutcracker performances around New York this season! ... Brooklyn ... A re-imagined holiday classic, The Brooklyn Nutcracker fuses ballet, hip-hop and a myriad of world dance genres to create a new tradition for today’s audience.

Sarasota Ballet opens 32nd season with a trio of world premieres

Sarasota Herald-Tribune 17 Oct 2022
Sarasota Ballet announces season of firsts, new dancers ... Bond, a former dancer with The Royal Ballet and American Ballet Theatre who now lives in Brooklyn, NY, has choreographed for the Atlanta Ballet, the Intermezzo Ballet Company, the New York Theatre Ballet and the American Ballet Theatre Studio Company, among others.

Beyoncé Congratulates Sister Solange on The Premiere of Her Ballet Composition

The Source 03 Oct 2022
Solange is the first African American to write and compose an original score for the New York City Ballet ... Over the weekend Beyoncé posted to her timeline a slideshow featuring photos and videos from the big evening at the ballet, including an image of a smiling Solange as she held a bouquet of flowers.

Out & About: A calendar of events in the Fort Wayne area

Fort Wayne Journal Gazette 30 Sep 2022
DANCE. FRIDAY. Legion dance – Justus III; 7 to 10 p.m.; American Legion Post 296, 130 W. Tillman Road; $5; open to public; 456-2988. SUNDAY ... 9. WEDNESDAY ... Tillman Road; $5; open to public; 456-2988. FESTIVALS. FRIDAY AND SATURDAY ... Sunday ... Dracula Ice Cream Social – Have ice cream with Fort Wayne Ballet; 5 to 7 p.m.; Brooklyn Pints Microcreamery, 725 Union St.

Amy Handelsman, Shakespeare & Company's new managing director, is busy planning for the future

The Berkshire Eagle 29 Sep 2022
That’s still a work in progress ... Are any partners waiting in the wings? ... Most recently, Handelsman served as managing director of GALLIM, a movement production company based in Brooklyn, N.Y., which has staged productions at Lincoln Center’s Hearst Plaza, New York City Ballet, the Martha Graham Dance Company, Ailey II Dance Company, and other venues.

Misty Copeland Launches ‘Be Bold’ Program to Bring More Diversity to Ballet

Jacksonville Free Press 26 Sep 2022
She became the first African-American Female Principal Dancer with the American Ballet Theater (ABT) and, with her partner Brooklyn Mack, she was a part of the first Black couple to play the lead roles in a full-length production of “Swan Lake” at the Washington Ballet.

Brooklyn mother practices ballet with little baby boy in her arms. Watch viral video

Indiatoday 01 Sep 2022
Brooklyn mother practices ballet with little baby boy in her arms. Watch ... .

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