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Alexei Ratmansky at The New Yorker Festival

On Saturday afternoon, The New Yorker Festival presented a discussion between dance critic Joan Acocella and Russian choreographer Alexei Ratmansky at Cedar Lake’s theater in Chelsea. Ratmansky is currently the Bolshoi Ballet’s artistic director, and he’s created works for several … Continue reading

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Ratmansky to Join ABT as Resident Choreographer

Alexei Ratmansky, photo by Vyacheslav Podorozhy for NYC Ballet Alexei Ratmansky, the current artistic director of the Bolshoi Ballet, will join American Ballet Theatre next year as its resident choreographer, according to an NY Times article.  This move is a … Continue reading

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It’s the New York City Dance Parade!

Marcelo Gomes and fellow ABT dancers watch the parade from 890 studios (click to enlarge) The second annual New York City Dance Parade made its way down Broadway on Saturday, featuring 108 different dance organizations, including hip-hop dancers, salsa, flamenco, … Continue reading

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