Latest News for: Brooklyn ballet


American family of Californian ballerina facing life in Russia for ‘treason’ plead for help freeing her

New York Post 21 Feb 2024
Karelina, 32, had studied ballet at school in her native Yekaterinburg and remained a keen amateur, doing a 2017 photoshoot in Brooklyn Bridge Park, Brooklyn, and on the Brooklyn Bridge showing off her skill.

Josephine Phoenix's One-Woman Show Debuts in Miami

Miami New Times 07 Feb 2024
Still, both parents eventually made their way to the U.S., landing in the Northeast — her mother in Newark, New Jersey, and her father in Brooklyn.

Janet Panetta, 74, Dies; Admired Dancer, Choreographer and Teacher

The Scranton Times-Tribune 10 Dec 2023
Janet Panetta, who overcame childhood polio to become a dancer with American Ballet Theater, a performer in New York’s thriving downtown modern dance scene and a revered ballet teacher, died Dec. 2 in Brooklyn. She was 74 ... kAmw6C 9FD32?5k^Am ... ....

Dreams, community and tradition: Columbia dance troupes reinvent "The Nutcracker" every year

Free Times 07 Dec 2023
William Starrett, artistic director of the South Carolina Ballet, said that he’s been directing “The Nutcracker” for 37 years, and every year he makes some edits ... Brooklyn Mack, artistic director of the Columbia Classical Ballet, said a similar thing.

Family-friendly Christmas shows to enthrall and enchant

New York Post 05 Dec 2023
in Brooklyn for a different but also inspired spin on the beloved holiday classic, performed by the Brooklyn Ballet. “The Brooklyn Nutcracker” draws inspiration from hip-hop, global dance, and ballet ...

Nutcracker Performances Around New York and Nearby 2023

The Villager 29 Nov 2023
Westchester Ballet Company’s The Nutcracker ... The Brooklyn Ballet Presents ... A re-imagined holiday classic, The Brooklyn Nutcracker fuses ballet, hip-hop and a rich tapestry of global dance genres to create a new family tradition for the modern era.

10 things to do in NYC for the holidays that you’ve likely never done

New York Post 29 Nov 2023
Ballets and movie screenings, cabarets and festive pubs, these are just a few of our favorite things. Lightscape at Brooklyn Botanic Garden ... Lightscape at the Brooklyn Botanic Garden ... Lightscape at the Brooklyn Botanic Garden Gabriella Bass.

Head Into Shopping Season Ready to Manage Spending and Debt

Emporia Gazette 06 Oct 2023
A longer holiday shopping season lets you spread out expenses, but it also could lead to overspending ... 1. Create a spending plan ... 2 ... 3 ... +2 ... NYPD Officers rescue woman stuck below a Brooklyn Pier. NY. New York City Ballet's 2023 Fall Gala - 48821965. 4 ... 5 ... 6 ... .

New associate artistic director tapped for Brass City Ballet

Republican American 07 Sep 2023
Brass City Ballet, a nonprofit dance organization in Middlebury, has announced the appointment of Julio Alegria as its newly hired associate artistic director ... Alegria is no stranger to Brass City Ballet.

Ramsay High School’s Jaidynn Perkins-Martin Headed to Yale

The Birmingham Times 27 Jul 2023
“I’m already looking forward to coming home for the holidays,” said the 6’0 athlete, who grew up in Pratt City in a single parent household with mom Andrea, her younger brother Courtlynn, and sisters Brooklyn and Aaliyah Martin.

35th Annual Vail Dance Festival kicks off Friday, July 28

Vail Daily 25 Jul 2023
American Ballet Theatre will return to this year’s festival.Erin Baiano/Courtesy photo ... founder of New York City Ballet ... Festival Quartet-In-Residence Brooklyn Rider will perform alongside L.A.

Broadway Powerhouse Shubert Foundation Gives Out Nearly $40m in Grants

New York Observer 19 Jul 2023
The New York City Ballet, Ballet Hispanico and Brooklyn Academy of Music are among the lucky grantees based in New York this year, as are theater-focused organizations such as the Second Stage Theater, Public Theater and Adirondack Theatre Festival.

Comings and Goings: The Shed’s New CEO and More

New York Observer 15 Jul 2023
The Harvard Business School alum has led the Boston Ballet since 2014 ... Prior to leading the Boston Ballet, Hodges was the executive director of the contemporary Brooklyn dance company Gallim Dance and worked at MoMA.

Creative Arts Guild congratulates three talented dancers

The Daily Citizen 13 Jul 2023
The Creative Arts Guild congratulates Guild Dance Department and Ballet Dalton dancers Eva Talbot, Brooklyn Fantony and Isabella Ramirez on landing slots in coveted summer training sessions ... .

In Houston Ballet's Swan Lake, Naazir Muhammad Dances the Role of Prince Siegfried

Houston Press 05 Jun 2023
After six years in Brooklyn Ballet School,  the brothers went to American Ballet Theatre’s Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis School for one year.  He came to Houston six years ago, drawn in part by ...