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Ballet Nice Méditerranée at Théâtre de Verdure, Nice, 5 July 2014 - Maggie Watson reviews

For two nights at the Théâtre de Verdure, Ballet Nice Méditerranée offered an exceptional triple bill: the opening performances of Dwight Rhoden’s new ballet… 488 more words


Pretending To Be Graceful: Absolute Beginner Ballet With Finis Jhung

When I was little I loved ballet classes. I was never good but I did LOVE being at a barre and pretending to be a beautiful ballerina. 927 more words

Barre Class


Throw back Thursday to when Ailey II came to my school. Not only was I able to take an Ailey II master class, but I was also able to see them in concert the same night. 60 more words

Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater performs Azure Barton's LIFT

Back in early April, I watched Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater perform in Zellerbach Hall at UC Berkeley. Though each program presented pieces by different choreographers, all of them closed with Ailey’s signature piece… 961 more words

An Evening of Dance

Writing to you from my plum seats at the David H. Koch Theater at Lincoln Center, getting ready to watch Alvin Ailey perform the classic Revelations, as well as, a world premiere piece by choreographer Robert Moses! 23 more words