By Steven Woodruff “Hey… thanks for having me.” That was Jacques d’Amboise kicking off the conversation with a little bit of humor after my short introduction. He was poking […]
25 years after forming Adventures in Motion Pictures Bourne has completed his trilogy of the Tchaikovsky and Petipa story ballets with his gothic version of “Sleeping Beauty”.Sets and costuming by Brotheston.Lighting,Paule Constable.Hannah Vassallo.
Interview with J. d’Amboise at the McCallum Theater 16th Choreography Festival.Topics: NDI, the Balanchine trust, working with young dancers, and sustaining the Balanchine repertory. Touching story about his first job at age 8 with Tanny LeClercq.
Diana Vishneva’s latest star vehicle program,”On the Edge”,which premiered at Sergerstrom Center for the Arts on Wednesday, proved less edgy than its title suggested.Works by Maillot and Carlson with music by Danny Elfman and Giovanni Sollima.11/6/13