Tag Archives: Peter Boal

Pacific Northwest Ballet’s “Roméo et Juliette”

Last week, Pacific Northwest Ballet made its first appearance in New York City since 1996.  After one evening of a Balanchine triple bill, the Seattle-based company, led by artistic director and former New York City Ballet principal dancer Peter Boal, … Continue reading

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Dancing Across Borders

What are the chances that a sixteen-year-old Cambodian boy with no classical ballet training gets invited to New York City to study at the School of American Ballet – all expenses paid – and then goes on to dance professionally at Pacific Northwest Ballet? Continue reading

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A Women’s Choreography Initiative at ABT

At the end of March, American Ballet Theater’s artistic director, Kevin McKenzie, announced the launch of a new multi-year program that will invite female choreographers – one per year for the next three years – to create works for ABT … Continue reading

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