Tag Archives: American Ballet Theatre

A Tale of Two Nutcrackers

Ah, Nutcracker season. Sure, as a dancer it’s pretty much a nightmare. But as an audience member—especially in dance-stuffed NYC—it’s … Continue reading

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Misty Copeland on ABC News

Ballet in mainstream news alert! Ballet in mainstream news alert! American Ballet Theatre soloist and all-around all-star Misty Copeland recently … Continue reading

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Congrats to the Clive Barnes Awards Nominees!

Clive Barnes was, in a word, awesome. A longtime dance and theater critic, who wrote for the New York Times, … Continue reading

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James Whiteside is Everything

James Whiteside is a principal at American Ballet Theatre. But he’s so much more than that. He writes music and … Continue reading

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There’s a New Documentary About Misty Copeland

American Ballet Theatre soloist Misty Copeland leads a pretty fascinating life. When she’s not dancing with ABT, she’s performing with … Continue reading

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Simkin and the City

Story ballets are wonderful when you take them on their own terms. But what if real people acted the way … Continue reading

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