Latest News for: Brooklyn ballet


Lil Buck, Broderick, LACMA AR and Outfest Fusion: 23 picks for weekend culture

The Los Angeles Times 15 Apr 2021
All times are Pacific. “A New Stage”. This star-studded dance showcase curated by New York City Ballet’s Tiler Peck features performances by Peck, “jookin’” star Charles “Lil BuckRiley, Broadway veteran Sierra Boggess (“The Little Mermaid”), ballet dancer Brooklyn Mack and L.A.-based tap troupe the Syncopated Ladies ... $20. ... 4 p.m.

The best honeymoon destinations around the world

Finger Lakes Times 07 Apr 2021
After getting gussied up for dinner, sip a fancy cocktail, then soak up the culture at Lincoln Center (you can often get last-minute tickets for the New York City Ballet, The Metropolitan Opera, or the Philharmonic). Or, take the ferry over to Brooklyn and dine on lobster at ...

How two Brooklyn brothers became protégés of a star

CBS News 03 Apr 2021
A ballet teacher took the young Misty Copeland under her wing. Now she's doing the same for identical twins from Brooklyn ... .

William Forsythe: The Barre Project review – a half-hour of perfection

The Guardian 24 Mar 2021
... inspiration for William Forsythe’s latest creation, The Barre Project, five short episodes made remotely with New York City Ballet principal Tiler Peck and dancers Lex Ishimoto, Brooklyn Mack and Roman Mejia, filmed on the empty stage of a California theatre.

Inside New Yorkers’ eye-popping apartments and quirky living arrangements

New York Post 20 Mar 2021
Since the ’80s, photographer Sally Davies has documented the city’s graffiti-soaked, ­neon-lit streetscapes ... “I decided . ... Marina Press Granger ... Her family settled in South Brooklyn and she studied ballet for a decade ... ... Rachid Alsataf ... .” ... ... ... And it looks like all the inherited cool got injected straight into Sylvia Parker Maier’s Brooklyn pad ... Ad ... 2 ... .

"Sunday Morning" Matinee: Tap dance

CBS News 31 Jan 2021
James Whiteside, principal dancer of the American Ballet Theatre, and tap artist Demi Remick brought the steps to Brooklyn's Prospect Park ... .

Barbara Weisberger

The Citizens' Voice 28 Dec 2020
Barbara Weisberger was a visionary leader, inspiring teacher and artistic director, and founder of the Pennsylvania Ballet based in Philadelphia, and had been the vanguard of every important movement of contemporary American ballet ... Weisberger was born in Brooklyn, N.Y., to Herman and Sally Goldstein Linshes on Feb.

Ballet Companies Keep ‘The Nutcracker’ Alive With Streaming and Outdoor Performances

New York Observer 09 Dec 2020
Brooklyn Ballet will be performing their unique version of The Nutcracker directly from their studios, with audiences able to watch through windows from the street (free to the public) ... Cobble Hill Ballet in Brooklyn and Maryland Youth Ballet in Bethesda are two schools doing ...

The Show Must Go On: Brooklyn Nutcracker To Be Performed In Socially Distant Fashion

CBS Sports 05 Dec 2020
You’re going to see the Nutcracker windows, and it’s hanging out for 20 minutes and you can really see the highlights of the Brooklyn nutcracker,” said Lynn Parkerson, founding artistic director of the Brooklyn Ballet ... And while this year it was tough nut to crack, COVID did not Brooklyn ballet to its knees.

The Biggest December Events

The Stranger 02 Dec 2020
Serious TakeOut (Ballard) PERFORMANCE The Hip Hop Nutcracker featuring Kurtis Blow This stellar reinterpretation of the beloved ballet swaps out imperial Russia for 1980s Brooklyn as little Maria-Clara travels back in time to her parents' first meeting at a nightclub.

The Best Things to Do from Home This Week

The Stranger 30 Nov 2020
... with cinnamon and sugar.  PERFORMANCE The Hip Hop Nutcracker featuring Kurtis Blow This stellar reinterpretation of the beloved ballet swaps out imperial Russia for 1980s Brooklyn as little Maria-Clara travels back in time to her parents' first meeting at a nightclub.

Tiler Peck missed dancing onstage. She went and found one.

Federal News Radio 17 Oct 2020
It was that obvious hunger out there for dance, says Peck, a principal dancer at New York City Ballet, that inspired her to go farther ... The first installment stars Peck along with famed Memphis “jookin” dancer Lil Buck, Broadway singer Sierra Boggess, ballet dancer Brooklyn Mack, and the female tap-dancing band Syncopated Ladies.

Brooklyn Memories – Part Three

Mesabi Daily News 19 Jul 2020
On March 8, 2020, “Brooklyn Memories – Part One” appeared on this Years of Yore page and on March 15, 2020 “Brooklyn Memories – Part Two” was published ... As a recap for those who may not be familiar with Brooklyn, some people call it “Hibbing’s suburb.” It is also sometimes listed among the names of mining locations ... Brooklyn, funny old town.

HAIM, Khruangbin and other vinyl releases you need this week

NME 26 Jun 2020
Brigid Dawson & The Mothers Network – ‘Ballet Of Apes’ ... Ballet of Apes is their debut album. It was recorded in Brooklyn, San Francisco and Australia with a number of musicians, namely, Mikey Young of Total Control / Eddy Current Suppression Ring, Mike Donovan of ...

Brighton Ballet Theater Hosts Historic World of Dance Festival Online

Daily Freeman 24 Jun 2020
NEW YORK, June 24, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- This Thursday on Zoom, Brighton Ballet Theater (BBT), a non-profit dance studio and cultural oasis for South Brooklyn, hosts its 33rd World of Dance Festival, for the first time on a virtual platform ... BBT (Brighton Ballet Theater) ... Brooklyn, NY 11235.