Tag Archives: Ballets Russes

Crowd-Pleasers, Inspiration, and History at Fall for Dance

Iyar Elezra and Bobbi Smith in Ohad Naharin’s B/olero, photo by Andrea Mohin The sixth annual Fall for Dance festival, where all seats are just ten dollars, kicked off this past week at City Center.  Not surprisingly, the opening program, … Continue reading

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Fall for Dance Tickets On Sale September 13

The very popular Fall for Dance Festival, held annually at City Center since 2004, returns to New York City from September 22 to October 3.  Twenty American and international dance companies will perform for ten nights, and all seats are … Continue reading

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The Ballets Russes in Music and Dance

Michael J. Novak in Vaslav Nijinsky’s Afternoon of a Faun, photo by Costas Last Saturday, the Harriman Institute of Columbia University and Barnard College’s Dance Department and Music Program joined forces to present “Celebrating the Ballets Russes in Music and … Continue reading

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