Confronting Ugliness in Ballet’s Beauty
PAB’s production of La Bayadère stimulates reflection on cultural appropriation.
March 12, 2020
IRC’s Bald Soprano Has Great Hair
An opportunity to laugh at disturbing issues.
February 13, 2020
The Folk in French Neoclassicism
Mark Franko proposes an original theory of French balletic neoclassicism of the interwar period.
February 6, 2020
Contemporary in-the-Works at PA Ballet’s World Premieres
Pennsylvania Ballet’s World Premieres showcases three new atmospheric works.
November 20, 2019
Intimate Portraits and Cultural Remembrance
Inciting pain and laughter in alternation, "Raise Your Voice/Maybe Even Higher" is at once disturbing and uplifting.
November 3, 2019
“Spain” Coming at You in PAB’s Don Q
Pennsylvania Ballet offers glimmering conceptions of Spain in a series of paintings come to life.
October 22, 2019