Contemporary ballet

The return of classical and contemporary ballet

Tutus and tights are back. The same goes for pleats and entrechats, updos and dance belts. After a difficult year that saw 70% of its 2021 season postponed or canceled, the Australian Ballet returns to the Sydney Opera House for a very chic pre-Christmas rise. Featuring pas de deux from classical ballets and daring contemporary […]

Contemporary ballet

EDGE RULES at the Joyce Theater

New York is experiencing a homecoming as theaters of all sizes fill with patrons eager to return to the unparalleled shared experience of live entertainment. Broadway (and Off-Broadway and Off-Off-Broadway) is back, touring is resuming, and companies are planning and performing new repertoire offerings. In the dance world, the homecoming that I have been waiting […]

Contemporary ballet

Westmoreland Symphony Orchestra to Present ‘The Nutcracker’ with Texture Contemporary Ballet | Events of regional interest

The Westmoreland Symphony Orchestra will present two performances of the holiday classic “The Nutcracker”, featuring the Texture Ballet School and guest dancers from the Texture Contemporary Ballet on Saturday, December 11 at 11 am and 3 pm at the Palace Theater, Greensburg. WSO Artistic Director Daniel Meyer will direct the performances. “We are delighted to […]

Contemporary ballet

Contemporary ballet theater Axelrod brings family favorite LES ROCHES NOISETTE to life

Axelrod Contemporary Ballet Theater (AXCBT) returns home to the Axelrod Performing Arts Center on December 11 to begin his series of “The Nutcracker rocks, “ a family favorite annual holiday tradition. This contemporary adaptation of the ballet was conceived by the artistic director of AXCBT, Gabriel Chajnik. Based on Tchaikovsky’s beloved sheet music, “The Nutcracker […]

Neoclassical ballet

The National Ballet Roars returns to the stage with a clever mixed program

The National Ballet of Canada returns to the Four Seasons (Photo: Vivienne Kugler) Mixed program of the National Ballet of Canada / Sérénade, Soul and Atlas des anges, Four Seasons Center, November 11-27. Tickets available here. It was a boisterous crowd at the opera house that greeted the return of the National Ballet’s in-person performances […]

Neoclassical ballet

New season of Boston Ballet includes 8 world premieres

In two weeks, the Boston Ballet began an epic series of 35 performances of “The Nutcracker” in 31 days. In May 2022, the company will close its 2021-2022 season with artistic director Mikko Nissinen’s second version of Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky’s work with “Swan Lake”. Between the great classics of Nissinen, the Boston Ballet offers eight […]

Neoclassical ballet

The rising stars of the American Ballet Theater in town

The New York-based American Ballet Theater Studio Company will perform at the Madison Center for the Arts on Sunday, November 14 for an evening of dancing in town. With a combination of neoclassical canons, contemporary and newly created works, the show will feature the American Ballet Theater Studio Company, ABT’s young professional company. Founded in […]

Neoclassical ballet

Colorado Ballet’s Nutcracker Returns This Holiday Season with All-New Sets and Costumes | Press release

Editor’s Note: Press releases are provided to Yellow Scene. In order to keep our community informed, we issue certain press releases in their entirety. Alexander Roy by Rachel Neville for Colorado Ballet Colorado Ballet Nutcracker Returns this holiday season with new sets and costumes 27 Nov-Dec 24 performances presented by PNC Bank DENVER – November […]

Neoclassical ballet

Ballet Theater Company’s Live Performances Return to West Hartford – We-Ha

“Falls” again in love live performance at the studio of the Ballet Theater Company in West Hartford. BTC resident dancers pictured with guest choreographer Derek Brockington in rehearsal. Photo by Tracy Dorman Submitted On November 5 and 6, at 7 p.m., Ballet Theater Company (BTC) will present its first live ballet show since December 2020. […]

Neoclassical ballet

The Boston Ballet takes off with a bang

In addition to returning to Citizens Bank Opera House for its 2021-2022 season of live performances, the Boston Ballet is also offering a virtual four-program package. The second of these will be “The Gift”, which debuted last December; it presents a modern version of “The Nutcracker” on Duke Ellington’s “Nutcracker Suite” from 1960 and choreographed […]