Tag Archives: George Balanchine

A Baseball Star’s Ballet Debut

I’ll admit it: When I got the press release announcing that former baseball star Mike Piazza would be performing with … Continue reading

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A Double Birthday

Did you know that today marks the anniversary of not one but two iconic George Balanchine ballets? Stars and Stripes, … Continue reading

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More NYCB Goodness

There’s all kinds of New York City Ballet news this week! Yesterday, we heard about Henry Leutwyler’s new book of … Continue reading

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“He Taught America How to Dance”

The New York City Ballet media department rocks my socks. Every few weeks they come out with a new, beautifully … Continue reading

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The Return of Dance Theatre of Harlem

This Saturday is a very, very happy day for the dance world: The legendary Dance Theatre of Harlem will give … Continue reading

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Justin (Peck) Time

If you’ve already gotten your hands on DS‘s October issue (and if you haven’t, click here!), you’ve seen our “Choreographer’s … Continue reading

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