Cynthia Gregory, a 26-year member of American Ballet Theatre who trained with Antony Tudor and George Balanchine (to name a few), was recently appointed artistic advisor at Nevada Ballet Theatre.
Gregory will work with the company’s dancers and eventually train students at the Academy of Nevada Ballet Theatre and dancers throughout the country as part of the Cynthia Gregory Center for Coaching. “It will be wonderful to have a beautiful facility that I can call home, where I can coach dancers, stage ballets and teach master classes,” she says. “I hope to inspire students in the Academy of Nevada Ballet Theatre and enhance the great work the company is doing.”
Pictured: Cynthia Gregory in Raymonda. Photo by Martha Swope.
(From left) Darriel Johnakin, Diego Pasillas, and Emma Sutherland (all photos by Erin Baiano)
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Madison Jordan and Jarrod Tyler Paulson brought their real-life romance to the audition stage. (Adam Rose/FOX)
It's usually right around the third or fourth week of "So You Think You Can Dance" audition rounds that we start itching for the live shows. Sure, the auditions are fun, inspiring, and entertaining, but at a certain point, we reach audition saturation. (And the live shows are just so good and feature so much more Cat Deeley.)
All that said, Nigel and co. kept things spicy this week, so our attention remained firmly glued to the screen. (It's been 16 seasons—who are we to doubt Nigel Lythgoe, sir?) Here's how it all went down.