BALLET TALK FOLLOWS WITH EDWARD VILLELLA, MCB DANCERS AND ARTISTIC STAFF. 3 SHOWS ONLY! FRIDAY, MARCH 2 AND SATURDAY, MARCH 3. Miami Beach, FL (Feb. 8, 2012)
Where: Ethan Allen Design Center — 9777 South Dixie Highway, MiamiWhen: Thursday, February 9, 2012Time: 5pm-8pm, Ribbon Cutting at 6pmBrowse the new state-of-the-art Design Center with new products and a fresh look. Bid on a variety of silent auction items, including furnishings from Ethan Allen’s 5 signature lifestyles. Space is limited. Please RSVP by Monday, February 6, 2012.Email email@example.com or call Rosanita Rey at 305.666.3486.
A world premiere, a white-garbed neoclassical killer and a trio of demanding pas de deux: How do the principal dancers of the Miami City Ballet get out of bed in the morning after performances such as Tuesday’s at the Philharmonic Center?They certainly must: They were performing the same program again Wednesday here. The company is on a high this season with a new work created by British choreography wunderkind Liam Scarlett and the memory of a sold-out summer tour of Paris dancing in their heads
Salsa dancing heats up the Miami City Ballet principal’s technique.’In salsa, you can be totally spontaneous. It’s a chance to let go and express whatever the music makes you feel.’
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla.
iam Scarlett has been putting other dancers in motion for almost as long as he has been dancing. He choreographed his first ballet when he was 11, the same year he entered the Royal Ballet School in London.”I liked organizing people,” the 25-year-old Briton says. “I liked patterns. Like a massive chess game, or a flock of birds when you see them change direction and you’re like,
When Edward Villella leaves the ballet company he founded next year, a good part of his legacy will be its inventory of formidable, lasting dance. Audience will see the newest gem in that treasure chest when the Miami City Ballet brings “Viscera,” from Liam Scarlett, to Naples audiences next Tuesday and Wednesday…
Miami City Ballet will dance a newly minted work by one of the ballet world’s hottest young choreographers this weekend at the Kravis Center.Critics raved about Liam Scarlett’s Viscera when it debuted earlier this month at the Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts in Miami. The ballet inspired a ferocity and sense of purpose that held out a whole new sense of possibility for the company, The Miami Herald said…