7.31.2011

MIDSUMMER: THE SERIES

TO THE SAME MUSIC...
ASHTON'S MENDELSSOHN: OBERON AND TITANIA, choreographed in 1964





Balanchine's Oberon: Edward Villella























Ashton's Anthony Dowell &Antoinette Sibley








Balanchine's Titania: Suzanne Farrell




















BALANCHINE'S MENDELSSOHN: TITANIA AND BOTTOM, choreographed in 1962








photos of Edward Villella and Suzanne Farrell courtesy New York City Ballet Archive

7.10.2011

ISN"T IT ROMANTIC?

Henri Rousseau                           Night of Carnival                                               1886

7.04.2011

BALANCHINE'S AMERICA

Tanaquil LeClercq in Western Symphony (1954)
Melissa Hayden in Stars and Stripes (1958)
   





inspired by Heather Watts