Miami City Ballet Commissions A New Work By 24-Year-Old Choreographer Liam Scarlett

The man creating a new dance for Miami City Ballet’s next season is a 24-year-old dancer with London’s Royal Ballet who’s being touted as one of the form’s most promising choreographic talents. And the creative collaboration came about through an ungraceful but fortuitous meeting, as MCB director Edward Villella, visiting the Royal during a vacation in London, and Liam Scarlett literally collided outside a Royal Opera House elevator last spring…

Miami City Ballet Invites Star-Crossed Lovers To Enter Contest For Romeo And Juliet

MIAMI (March 2, 2011)- O Romeo, Romeo! Wherefore art thou Romeo? Miami City Ballet is looking for star-crossed lovers to embrace their inner Shakespeare and pen a love letter to their own Romeo or Juliet for the chance to win a romantic downtown Miami evening on Saturday, March 26: two box-seat tickets to Miami City Ballet’s season finale