Tag Archives: New York City Ballet

Scene Steele-r

In Five Dances, which opens nationwide this fall, 18-year-old Chip (played by Ryan Steele) moves to NYC with nothing but … Continue reading

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Edward Villella’s New Ballet—on Ice

Edward Villella is basically a ballet saint. For years an incredibly charismatic principal dancer with the New York City Ballet, … Continue reading

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We <3 Ballerina Style

No, this is not yet another post about big-name designers dressing ballerinas in couture costumes. Instead, today we’re talking about … Continue reading

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Dancing Balanchine

It’s a thrilling moment: My fellow corps members and I rise to our toes and begin hopping on pointe in … Continue reading

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Giant Pointe Shoes About to Attack Saratoga

OK, not exactly. But Saratoga Springs’ National Museum of Dance is about to launch a nifty giant-pointe-shoe-related art project, dubbed … Continue reading

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NYCB’s Jenifer Ringer on the Wonderful Dancing Dreams Program

Pretty much every little girl dreams of taking ballet classes. But for children with disabilities, the path to the dance … Continue reading

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