Tag Archives: The Royal Ballet

A Ballet Swap-eroo

Big ballet news today! American Ballet Theatre just announced a transatlantic “dancer exchange.” OK, yes, when I first heard that, … Continue reading

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Flower Power

My old ballet studio has a cute tradition: A few of the school’s youngest students are asked to present flowers … Continue reading

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Who Inspired You to Dance?

Today the BBC is airing an interview with choreographer extraordinaire Wayne McGregor, who talks about how John Travolta’s smooth moves … Continue reading

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Christopher Wheeldon

Thanks to his innovative pas de deux, skillful use of space and lush musicality, Christopher Wheeldon has become one of … Continue reading

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Wheeldon’s New “Cinderella”

Oh, the power of stories. Much as I love abstract dance, few things move me the way a good story … Continue reading

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