“The dancer is dying and her arms move with the fluid lightness of a bird on its valedictory flight. Her ebbing life is set to the plaintive score of
NEW YORK — A ballerina in Australia floats across the dining room floor in a hijab. Another leaps in the air on a rooftop in the Philippines, while still another
Sydney, Australia | AFP | Tuesday 3/3/2020 – 09:08 UTC+8 American Ballet Theater principal dancer David Hallberg has been appointed the new artistic director of the Australian Ballet, the
Moscow, Russia | AFP | Sunday 3/1/2020 – 09:56 UTC+8 By: Andrea Palasciano Craftsman Sergei Murza runs his fingers over the pink satin of a pointe shoe he has
MIAMI — Lusian Hernandez’s eyes watered when she recalled receiving a free pair of pointe shoes after arriving in Miami on a dance scholarship as her native Venezuela descended into
After a successful tour in the United States, the Philippine Ballet Theater (PBT) presented its crowd-pleasing classics and contemporary ballets on home ground at the Cultural Center of the Philippines.
MANILA, Philippines — From fierce typhoons and tight budgets to losing its dancers to cruise ships and theme parks, Ballet Philippines has weathered almost every type of storm, but as