Q&A with Martine Van Hamel 2014


Martine Van Hamel, Alexander Godunov in Raymonda – Just a fun day of ballet!


Lisa Niemi – Patrick Swayze – George de la Pena – One Last Dance [HQ]


Always makes me think, and then there is this one really moving section of sheer joy of dancing by George de la Pena, and then the romantic love. Is it in retrospect, or is this life celebrated? Or both? Hard to tell. But, at precisely that point you stop thinking and just enjoy the dancing (as it should be)….rarely in film is dancing AND acting conveyed as moving, as life, but this captures some things special-just as it should be.

Invitation to The Dance-“Le Spectre de la Rose” – George de la Peña & Carla Fracci


The first ballet dancer nominated for the Stranger’s Genius Award


A Filipina Hawaiian dancer, Noelani Pantastico, was nominated for The Stranger Genius Award. The award, run by the alternative weekly newspaper, The Stranger, selected three nominees each in five c…

Source: The first ballet dancer nominated for the Stranger’s Genius Award

Complexions Contemporary Ballet to premiere David Bowie tribute


Complexions Contemporary Ballet interprets two incomparable Rock Music innovators who both transcended the limits of Rock And Roll music.

Source: Complexions Contemporary Ballet to Premiere David Bowie Tribute at Music Hall Today

‘Edgar Degas-At MOMA through July 24


Love Degas? Artist? This is a rare and beautiful opportunity to view Degas’ work from a different perspective….it’s hard, surreal, enchanting! At MOMA through July 24, 2016

Source: ‘Edgar Degas: A Strange New Beauty’ Review – WSJ