Update, Thursday, August 21: Check out photos from the Boston Ballet photo shoot, in which members of the company re-created a “Swan Lake on the […]
Late last week, Boston Ballet’s executive director Barry Hughson announced his departure this January—during the midst of the Ballet’s globetrotting 50th anniversary season—to become executive […]
As the Boston Ballet begins its 50th-anniversary season, the brilliant, controversial artistic director Mikko Nissinen has made the once-forlorn company the envy of the dance world. He’s also infuriated his critics, his funders, and many of his own dancers. So what’s next for one of the most creative—and confounding—minds in ballet?
The Boston Ballet’s “Night of Stars” show this weekend required 800-plus hours of rehearsals, at least 40 pairs of pointe shoes, 700 (give or take) […]
Whoever said ballet is passé can eat their words and grand jeté on outta here, because in recent years, ballet has reclaimed a place in the […]
Professional ballerina Dusty Button—yes, that is her legal name—takes the stage in London next month with the Boston Ballet, which is currently on tour. Button […]