MIAMI CITY BALLET TO MAKE ITS DEBUT IN PARIS, FRANCEWITH A THREE-WEEK SUMMER SEASON. SEVENTEEN COMMAND PERFORMANCES AT THE THEATRE du CHATELET JULY 6-23, 2011. Miami, FL (Feb. 7, 2011)
Pure Sinatra: The engaging couplings in choreographer Twyla Tharp’s Nine Sinatra Songs balance on Ol’ Blues Eyes’ ’60s-era love letters, including Softly As I Leave, Strangers in the Night, Something Stupid and One for My Baby. Nine Sinatra Songs is part of Miami City Ballet’s Program III at Miami’s Arsht Center (1300 Biscayne Blvd.) Friday-Sunday. Tickets: $19.75-$71.70. Info: 866-949-6722, 305-929-7010
FREE EVENT!MIAMI CITY BALLETBALLET FOR YOUNG PEOPLESATURDAY, FEBRUARY 12, 2011ADRIENNE ARSHT CENTERZIFF BALLET OPERA HOUSEONE HOUR FAMILY PROGRAM FEATURES EDWARD VILLELLA’S HARLEQUIN (A Patchwork of Love) AND GEORGE BALANCHINE’S SCOTCH SYMPHONY.ALL TICKETS FREE!Miami Beach, FL (Jan. 25, 2011) —
Ft. Lauderdale, FL (Jan. 31, 2011)
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Fine wine, champagne and Parisian-inspired dishes were enjoyed by top Miami City Ballet patrons as a prelude to the Company’s exhilarating first program of the New Year. The scene for celebration was internationally renowned, James Beard award-winning Chef Daniel Boulud’s new Miami restaurant, db Bistro Moderne, located at the JW Marriott Marquis Miami. The Company premiered Twyla Tharp’s exhilarating Baker’s Dozen, George Balanchine’s haunting La Sonnambula, the buoyant Western Symphony, and the pas de deux Diana and Actaeon. Afterwards, the benefactors headed to a dessert and champagne reception in the Arsht Center’s Peacock Rehearsal Studio hosted by Investor Solutions. Artist’s Circle members provide generous support for Miami City Ballet’s annual operating expenses.
Check out this captivating Q&A in Pointe (Feb./March 2011)
Next week will bring a triple header of Miami City Ballet to Palm Beach audiences.Company costume designer and director Haydee Morales will discuss costume design Wednesday and founding artistic director Edward Villella will shed light on the art of partnering Thursday at The Society of the Four Arts. During the weekend, the dancers will perform at the Kravis Center.
Miami, FL (Jan. 20, 2011)
50 DANCERS! FOUR COMPANY PREMIERES! LIVE OPUS ONE ORCHESTRA! MIAMI CITY BALLET’S 25TH ANNIVERSARY SEASON CONTINUES WITH PROGRAM III FEATURING THE COMPANY PREMIERE OF PAUL TAYLOR’S PROMETHEAN FIRE JOINING THE STAGE WITHGEORGE BALANCHINE’S SCOTCH SYMPHONY AND TWYLA THARP’S NINE SINATRA SONGS. ADRIENNE ARSHT CENTER, MIAMI œ FEBRUARY 11, 12 & 13KRAVIS CENTER, WEST PALM BEACH œ MARCH 4, 5, & 6