Tag Archives: After the Rain

Wendy Whelan’s Farewell at New York City Ballet

“There is so much untapped movement in me.” These are some of the words Wendy Whelan shared in a video clip shown last Saturday evening at her final performance as a principal dancer with New York City Ballet. Even though … Continue reading

Posted in Balanchine, ballet, New York City, New York City Ballet, Reviews, wendy whelan | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

NEW BEGINNINGS: A Short Film from New York City Ballet

At sunrise this morning, September 12th, New York City Ballet released a short film called NEW BEGINNINGS. Filmed at sunrise on the 57th floor of 4 World Trade Center in lower Manhattan, the film captures a moving excerpt from Christopher … Continue reading

Posted in ballet, New York City, New York City Ballet, Videos | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

New York City Ballet: Stravinsky, Seduction, and a Storm

Symphony in Three Movements, photo by Paul Kolnik Sunday afternoon’s program displayed disparate moods and movement, ranging from George Balanchine’s neo-classical to neo-romantic works, with a ballet by Christopher Wheeldon showing innovative choreography of this century.  All four pieces featured … Continue reading

Posted in Balanchine, ballet, christopher wheeldon, criticism, Dance, music, New York City, New York City Ballet, Reviews, Sterling Hyltin, wendy whelan | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

New York City Ballet’s Tribute to Nureyev

NYCB dancers in Douglas Lee’s Lifecasting, photo by Paul Kolnik George Balanchine is a lucky man. Every year he receives a new ballet on his birthday, January 22, from New York City Ballet. This year, the company not only honored … Continue reading

Posted in Balanchine, ballet, christopher wheeldon, Dance, International, music, New York City, New York City Ballet, Reviews, Robert Fairchild, wendy whelan | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Upcoming Performances

Gallim Dance in I Can See Myself in Your Pupil, photo by Christopher Duggan The new year kicks off with plenty of dance performances. Here are some of the offerings during the first two weeks of January. New York City … Continue reading

Posted in Balanchine, ballet, Cedar Lake Contemporary Ballet, christopher wheeldon, Dance, Gina Gibney Dance, International, Joyce, Joyce Theater, modern dance, music, New York City, New York City Ballet, Videos | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment