Winter Season at City Ballet: ‘Now Is the Time for a New Generation’

The season saw more farewells, from principals Teresa Reichlen and Gonzalo Garcia, along with a rush of talent from the recently promoted.

#dancing, #fairchild-megan, #furlan-jovani, #garcia-gonzalo, #gerrity-emilie, #kikta-emily, #laracey-ashley, #mearns-sara, #mejia-roman, #mozartiana-ballet, #nadon-mira, #new-york-city-ballet, #opus-19-the-dreamer-ballet, #summerspace-dance

What to See and Experience Live in New York This Spring

‘Funny Girl’ and ‘A Strange Loop’ on Broadway, Ashwini Ramaswamy’s dances, Olivia Rodrigo’s pop takeover: what our critics and writers are looking forward to this season.

#a-strange-loop-play, #classical-music, #confederates-play, #culture-arts, #cyrano-play, #dancing, #davis-anthony-1951, #for-colored-girls-who-have-considered-suicide-when-the-rainbow-is-enuf-play, #funny-girl-play, #gandelsman-johnny, #hangmen-play, #lucia-di-lammermoor-opera, #macbeth-play, #mearns-sara, #music, #opulence-dance, #ramaswamy-ashwini, #rigoletto-opera, #sour-album, #the-bedwetter-play, #theater

Twyla Tharp: ‘Each One of the Dances Is My Hope for a Perfect World’

In “Twyla Now,” a program of works featuring ballet stars and a youthful ensemble at New York City Center, Tharp merges the past with the present.

#baryshnikov-mikhail, #dancing, #fairchild-robert, #mearns-sara, #new-york-city-center-theater, #tharp-twyla, #twyla-now-dance-non-ballet

Review: With Balanchine and Confetti, City Ballet Is Back

New York City Ballet opened its fall season on Tuesday with its first full-scale performance since the pandemic began. It felt like a rainbow.

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Ephrat Asherie, Frederick Ashton and a Solemn Memorial

Our recommendations for dance to stream online, whether from your couch or your yoga mat.

#asherie-ephrat, #dancing, #hauserwirth, #la-dance-project, #mearns-sara, #mishler-adriene, #nazareth-ernesto, #odeon-dance, #quarantine-life-and-culture, #symphonic-variations-ballet

Best Dance of 2020

Theaters shut down, but dance didn’t. There was dancing in the streets and dancing on screens. Old treasures spilled out of the vaults.

#and-still-you-must-swing-dance, #art, #ash-aesha, #brown-ronald-k, #creole-giselle-ballet, #dance-theater-of-harlem, #dancing, #deep-blue-sea-dance, #doherty-oona, #fenley-molissa, #gordon-david, #grace-dance, #graham-martha, #hope-hunt-and-the-ascension-into-lazarus-dance, #jones-bill-t, #joyce-theater, #king-alonzo, #mearns-sara, #morris-mark, #our-labyrinth-dance, #park-avenue-armory-manhattan-ny, #quarantine-life-and-culture, #roberts-annique, #school-of-american-ballet, #state-of-darkness-dance, #tanowitz-pam, #two-thousand-twenty

This Year, the Fall for Dance Festival Is Digital

The festival will focus on New York City artists, with premieres by Jamar Roberts, Christopher Wheeldon, Camille A. Brown and Dormeshia, and Kyle Abraham.

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Dancing With Rice: A Meditative Pas de Deux at the Met

The Taiwanese artist Lee Mingwei’s “Our Labyrinth” comes to the Metropolitan Museum of Art with a New York touch from the choreographer Bill T. Jones.

#art, #dancing, #jones-bill-t, #jones-bill-t-arnie-zane-dance-co, #lee-mingwei, #mearns-sara, #metropolitan-museum-of-art, #our-labyrinth-dance-non-ballet, #thomson-david-dancer, #wong-janet

Can Ballet Come Alive Online?

American Ballet Theater and New York City Ballet offer virtual seasons. The reigning screen gem: Balanchine’s “Diamonds.” It’s like you were there.

#american-ballet-theater, #boylston-isabella, #dancing, #diamonds-ballet, #fairchild-megan, #farley-silas-1994, #janzen-russell, #mearns-sara, #new-york-city-ballet, #swan-lake-ballet