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Houston Grand Opera, known for innovation, unveils Jake Heggie’s “Intelligence,” directed by Jawole Willa Jo Zollar and featuring Urban Bush Women.
The company has rebounded after the pandemic and a series of scandals, stabilizing its finances, revamping its culture and attracting younger audiences.
Janet Rollé, who had helped lead the company through the turmoil of the pandemic, stepped down a week before its summer season begins.
Dance Reflections, coming in October, will feature international choreographers as well as classic work by the American artist Lucinda Childs.
After the invasion of Ukraine, Ratmansky cut ties with Russian ballet companies. But he says they’re still using his work.
The milestone season will honor the legacy of George Balanchine, the company’s co-founder, and feature several world premieres.
As Russia works to shore up its image and rebuild its soft power after its invasion of Ukraine, it is strengthening cultural ties with friendly nations, including China.
The American Dance Institute, which operates the center, said the pandemic and shifting priorities of donors had led it to rethink its mission.
“I wanted a change,” Ratmansky said, announcing his next chapter after 13 years at American Ballet Theater.
The cultural center plans to use a $10 million gift to build a new space focused on dance and technology.
The company’s four-week summer season at the Metropolitan Opera will feature this Christopher Wheeldon ballet, the most complicated work it has staged.
A costume designer filed a lawsuit saying the company discriminated against her because she is a mother.
Kent, the artistic director of Washington Ballet, will leave at the end of the 2022-23 season.
The American Ballet Theater dancer announced an extracurricular initiative that Copeland hopes will bring more Black and Latino children to dance.
Sonja Kostich, a cultural administrator and dancer, will lead the group as it works to expand its audience amid the pandemic.
Attendance lagged in the comeback season, as the challenges posed by the coronavirus persisted. Presenters hope it was just a blip.
Chun Wai Chan is the first principal dancer from China in New York City Ballet’s 74-year history.
An initiative by the League of American Orchestras will enlist 30 ensembles to perform works by six living composers, all of them women.
The company will present a mix of new and old works, including a full-length premiere to Aaron Copland by Justin Peck.
The company’s spring offerings include the British choreographer Akram Khan’s “Giselle” and the Australian comedian Hannah Gadsby.
After repeated delays caused by the pandemic, the company plans to perform at the opera house next summer for the first time in three years.
Ballet companies are reworking the holiday classic partly in response to a wave of anti-Asian hate that has intensified during the pandemic.
Chelsea Factory will offer residencies in music, dance, theater and film at its 14,000-square-foot space in Manhattan.
Janet Rollé, general manager of Beyoncé’s entertainment firm, will lead the dance company as it works to recover from the pandemic.
The annual awards show recognized performers across a variety of genres, including hip-hop and flamenco.
In its first full season since the start of the pandemic, the organization will feature a mix of new and familiar works in dance and theater.
The surge of the Delta variant has prompted many dance companies to retool the holiday favorite. At New York City Ballet, there will be no performers under 12.
Eager for a comeback amid the pandemic, the center will distribute the gift to Jazz at Lincoln Center, Lincoln Center Theater, the Metropolitan Opera and New York City Ballet.
Shanta Thake, a theater executive, faces challenges that include helping the center embrace new genres and attract virus-wary audiences.
Amar Ramasar, a principal dancer who was denounced by colleagues for sharing vulgar texts, will leave the company in May.
A wave of nationalistic music, theater and dance is sweeping China, part of Beijing’s efforts to improve the party’s image and strengthen political loyalty.