We made it to Round 2 of Dance Advantage’s Top Blogs of 2011! Thanks to our readers who commented, En Pointe with Houston Ballet is now in the running for best Dance Organization/Dancer Blog. So how can you help us win the top spot? Click on the Vote button below and be sure to select… More Round 2 of Dance Advantage’s Top Blogs of 2011 Competition Starts Today
Claudio Muñoz will be choreographing a new dance for Houston Ballet II to be premiered on Musiqa’s Jan 7, 2012 concert Free of the Ground. The music for this new ballet, Argentinean composer Astor Piazzolla’s Tango Suite arranged by Kyoko Yamamoto for piano, will be performed live by Tali Morgulis. The Jan 7 program also… More Claudio Muñoz Interview on MusiqaBlog
Dance Advantage is starting their 2nd annual Top Dance Blog Competition and Houston Ballet is throwing their hat in the ring! So how can Houston Ballet be listed as one of the best blogs out there? This is the best part: it’s up to YOU. Our readers, our supporters, our cheerleaders, will determine if we… More VOTE FOR US FOR DANCE ADVANTAGE’S “TOP BLOG OF 2011”!
Guest Writer: Andrew Edmonson, director of marketing and public relations From 1974 – 1984, Andrea Vodehnal was one of Houston Ballet’s brightest and most popular stars, giving acclaimed performances in the great 19th century ballerina roles while also excelling in contemporary works by such choreographers as Glen Tetley, John Cranko, Choo-San Goh, and Ben Stevenson.… More HOUSTON BALLET REMEMBERS PRINCIPAL DANCER ANDREA VODEHNAL
Part of the magic of The Nutcracker is spreading holiday cheer to everyone, even those who can’t make it to an actual performance! On Monday, Houston Ballet dancers costumed as characters from The Nutcracker made a special visit to the Texas Children’s Cancer Center. The visit allowed children to interact with the Sugar Plum Fairy,… More Houston Ballet Visits Texas Children’s Hospital