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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

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New York City Ballet’s Balanchine Program

The three ballets on New York City Ballet’s all-Balanchine program, which opened their winter season, display strikingly different moods and atmospheres. The scores for each work are crucial here, from Paul Hindemith’s wonderfully moody score (commissioned by Balanchine in 1940) … Continue reading

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New York City Ballet: Dancers’ Choice Program

Designed by NYCB soloist Craig Hall The New York State Theater was packed on Friday night, and not just with the typical crowd of New York City Ballet devotees. Young people, too, had flocked to Lincoln Center to see the … Continue reading

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New York City Ballet – Here and Now

Christopher Wheeldon’s Rococo Variations – photo by Paul Kolnik “Here and Now” was a fitting title for a program that featured four contemporary works – the oldest premiered in 1998 – by some of the most sought-after choreographers in ballet … Continue reading

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