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    Critic's Notebook: New York City Ballet: A Story in Three Choreographers

    Critic's Notebook: New York City Ballet: A Story in Three Choreographers


    From left, Taylor Stanley, Sara Mearns, Zachary Catazaro and Megan Fairchild of New York City Ballet in Alexei Ratmansky’s “Russian Seasons,” part of the Here/Now...

    The company’s Here/Now Festival begins with programs focusing on the work of Christopher Wheeldon, Alexei Ratmansky and Justin Peck.
    Dance in NYC This Week

    Dance in NYC This Week


    Mark Willis and Kristen Foote of the Limón Dance Company in “The Exiles.” The troupe will perform that work, among other José Limón classics, in a series of programs at the Joyce Theater next week; see listing...

    Our guide to dance performances.
    Renée Fleming and Joshua Bell to Unite for Science

    Renée Fleming and Joshua Bell to Unite for Science


    Brian Greene, during “Awakening the Mind: A Celebration of the Life and Work of Oliver Sacks,” at last year’s World Science...

    The musicians will perform in “Time, Creativity and the Cosmos,” a multimedia spectacle, to open the World Science Festival’s 10th anniversary.
    L.A. Dance Project Finds a Spot to Call Its Own

    L.A. Dance Project Finds a Spot to Call Its Own


    Benjamin Millepied, who founded and runs the L.A. Dance...

    The company, run by Benjamin Millepied, will have rehearsal and performance space in a former industrial building in downtown Los Angeles.
    Dance, Off the Wall, Coming Next Season to the Met Museum

    Dance, Off the Wall, Coming Next Season to the Met Museum


    Andrea Miller will be the first choreographer to be an artist in residence at the Metropolitan Museum of...

    The Metropolitan Museum of Art turns for the first time to a choreographer, Andrea Miller, to be its artist in residence next season.
    Victory Dance Announces Summer Season

    Victory Dance Announces Summer Season


    Doug Varone and Dancers performing in March at BAM Harvey...

    The free summer dance series at the New Victory Theater will include performances by Doug Varone, Heidi Latsky and Ronald K. Brown.
    Review: Dance Theater of Harlem Regains Its Footing

    Review: Dance Theater of Harlem Regains Its Footing


    Chyrstyn Fentroy and Da’Von Doane, foreground, with other members of Dance Theater of Harlem performing in “Brahms Variations” at City...

    The troupe presented its fifth New York season since its reboot, at City Center.
    Review: A Doug Elkins Program Is Charming, Trivial Dance Soup

    Review: A Doug Elkins Program Is Charming, Trivial Dance Soup


    From left, Carolyn Cryer, Elias Rosa and Donnell Oakley of Doug Elkins Choreography, Etc., in the premiere of “O, round desire” at the Alexander Kasser...

    Two world premieres and the revival of a Motown “Othello.” Our critic on Mr. Elkins’s appeal and drawbacks.
    Dance in NYC This Week

    Dance in NYC This Week


    The dancer and choreographer Jimena Paz rehearsing a new work,...

    Our guide to dance performances.
    A Conversation With 3 Choreographers Who Reinvigorated Ballet

    A Conversation With 3 Choreographers Who Reinvigorated Ballet


    The Big Three, from left: Justin Peck, Alexei Ratmansky and Christopher Wheeldon. The work of these choreographers is found in the repertories of companies worldwide, but they all hit the big time at New York City...

    Alexei Ratmansky, Justin Peck and Christopher Wheeldon, who have infused classical ballet with energy and excitement, talk about their art and craft.

    #SpeakingInDance: Dance Theater of Harlem: Where Swag Meets Louis XIV


    Our latest installment in the Instagram series #SpeakingInDance features Chyrstyn Fentroy and Da’Von Doane of Dance Theater of...

    Our latest installment in the Instagram series #SpeakingInDance features Chyrstyn Fentroy and Da’Von Doane of Dance Theater of Harlem.
    Aspen Santa Fe Ballet Alights at the Joyce Theater

    Aspen Santa Fe Ballet Alights at the Joyce Theater


    Katherine Bolaños and Pete Leo Walker in Cayetano Soto’s ballet “Huma Rojo,” part of Aspen Santa Fe’s programming at the...

    This high-energy company brings dances by Cherice Barton, Cayetano Soto and Alejandro Cerrudo.
    Ballet Dancers Get Naked (Emotionally) in a Modern Limón Work

    Ballet Dancers Get Naked (Emotionally) in a Modern Limón Work


    From left, Jorge Andrés Villarini and Stephanie Rae Williams of Dance Theater of Harlem and Ross Katen of the José Limón Dance Foundation rehearsing a reconfigured version of Limón’s...

    Virginia Johnson of Dance Theater of Harlem wanted a modern work for her ballet dancers to tackle. She found one under her own roof, space shared by the Limón company.
    A ‘Carousel’ Revival Promises Stars, Onstage and Off

    A ‘Carousel’ Revival Promises Stars, Onstage and Off


    The stars of next season’s “Carousel” revival: from left, Jessie Mueller, Joshua Henry and Renée...

    The cast includes Jessie Mueller, Joshua Henry and Renée Fleming, while New York City Ballet’s Justin Peck will choreograph.
    Stripped Village Homes Expose a Hollowing Out of France’s Heritage

    Stripped Village Homes Expose a Hollowing Out of France’s Heritage


    Anthony Koenig, who is in charge of urban planning for Joinville, France, showed one of the abandoned and pillaged houses in the...

    Throughout the countryside, once graceful buildings are being targeted for their antique architectural elements. A mayor is fighting to save them.