Articles & Videos

If you've ever wanted to know more about ballet, like the origins of the tutu or how a particular choreographer got their start, you've come to the right place. We've assembled a few articles and videos to get started, and will be adding more every month. So dive in, and check back soon, to see where to go next on your ballet adventure.

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February 24, 2017

What is a Black-and-White Ballet?

Vanessa Zahorian and Davit Karapetyan in Stravinsky Violin Concerto // © Erik Tomasson
February 14, 2017
Who is Liam Scarlett?

English choreographer Liam Scarlett, currently artist in residence at The Royal Ballet and artistic associate at Queensland Ballet, is in demand as a choreographer worldwide. Prodigiously talented as a dancemaker, he is the youngest choreographer ever to have a full-length ballet commissioned by The Royal Ballet. 

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February 14, 2017
Who is George Balanchine?

In 1933, Russian choreographer George Balanchine arrived in America and changed the landscape of American dance.

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