Artistic Director Lourdes Lopez opened Miami City Ballet’s Program III at the Kravis Center on Friday night and introduced two company premieres that two dance legends , George Balanchine and Jerome Robbins , created decades ago.
The Miami City Ballet was premiering its West Side Story Suite in Miami and, to our dismay, Artis–Naples would not be getting it this season. But Naples received its own premiere performance Wednesday, Episodes, which more than made up for the oversight.
Casting for Program III: Triple Threat at the Kravis Center is now available.
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Last year, when she announced the 2013-14 season, Miami City Ballet Artistic Director Lourdes Lopez promised she would challenge her dancers in ways they had never imagined. Challenging new works have consistently peppered her programs, but this Saturday in Program III: Triple Threat, her company not only danced, but provided audiences with a thrilling theatrical experience that included acting and singing.
Lourdes Lopez has made a life in art, first as a dancer, then cultural arts reporter, instructor and dance company leader.Now, the Miami City Ballet artistic director will bring that background to a new role: board member of the Ford Foundation.
The Ford Foundation announced today the election of Lourdes Lopez to serve as a member of its Board of Trustees. Lopez will be the first artist to join the foundation’s Board of Trustees.
El Tercer Programa de la Temporada 2013-2014 del Miami City Ballet (MCB), titulado Triple Threat, se present
Emotions ran high even before the dancing started. Lourdes Lopez, Miami City Ballet’s artistic director, stepped in front of the curtain Valentine’s night to speak lovingly about her two teachers, George Balanchine and Jerome Robbins, and announce that George Chakiris was in the audience.
Casting is now available for Program III: Triple Threat at the Broward Center.
Miami City Ballet will feature a major new commission and three company premieres in its 2014-2015 season, the company announced on Friday.
Fierce and fresh, Miami City Ballet claimed the vibrant territory of musical theater for its own Friday night with the company debut of West Side Story Suite at the Adrienne Arsht Center.