Young men perform daring aerial dances in a crowded New York City subway car. Read the story here: http://nyti.ms/112IdFj
Month: May 2013
Ballettschule für das Opernhaus Zürich
Young talents on the big stage: on 8 June, students of the Ballet School of the Opernhaus Zürich show their skills. Under the leadership of Doris Catana Berio Zoff, they present an equally entertaining and challenging program. Get tickets exclusively at the box office. http://www.ballettschule-ohz.ch/
Ballerina or Flowerina?
Have you seen this “perfectly timed” photo by Tatiana Mikhina? Further information: http://500px.com/TatianaMikhina
Staatsballett Berlin – Masse @ Berghain
Shiro Takatani – Chroma
Shiro Takatani – CHROMA – creation 2012. Rehearsals filmed at Biwako Hall Shiga (Japan) on 14 January 2012. Performers: Misako Yabuuchi, Yuko Hirai, Olivier Balzarini, Alfred Birnbaum Music: Simon Fisher Turner, Takuya Minami, Marihiko Hara Festival de Marseille 2013.
Interview with John Neumeier
A wonderful interview with the director of the Hamburg Ballett where he reveals that he actually choreographed all the Mahler symphonies, not only the third!
James Dean in ballet class
James Byron Dean (February 8, 1931 – September 30, 1955) was an American actor. He is a cultural icon of teenage disillusionment, as expressed in the title of his most celebrated film, Rebel Without a Cause (1955), in which he starred as troubled Los Angeles teenager Jim Stark. The other two roles that defined his… Continue reading James Dean in ballet class
John Cage & Merce Cunningham – Variations V (1965)
John Cage made «Variations V» in 1965 for the Merce Cunningham Dance Company. He and David Tudor settled on two systems for the sound to be affected by movement. For the first, Billy Klüver and his colleagues set up a system of directional photocells aimed at the stage lights, so that the dancers triggered sounds… Continue reading John Cage & Merce Cunningham – Variations V (1965)