Making Magic Happen Behind The Scenes In New York At The Joyce Theater

Houston Ballet has been extremely busy during the month of October, preparing for two major tours: to New York’s Joyce Theater from October 22-27; and to the Theatre des Champs Elysees in Paris, France October 31 – November 4. Image Courtesy of Houston Ballet Over the last decade Houston Ballet’s Director of Production Brian Walker … More Making Magic Happen Behind The Scenes In New York At The Joyce Theater

HBII Touring Update from Guatemala and the U.S. Midwest

Guest writer: Jim Nelson, general manager We are in the home stretch of Houston Ballet II’s fall touring schedule. Earlier this month, Houston Ballet II gave two performances in Guatemala City at the Universidad Francisco Marroquin. The program featured Stanton Welch’s Long and Winding Road and Blue, Ma Cong’s Calling (created on HBII last season), … More HBII Touring Update from Guatemala and the U.S. Midwest

Blogging from the Road: The Kennedy Center Tour

Guest writer: Jim Nelson, general manager Monday, June 14 One hour after the curtain fell on Sunday afternoon’s matinee of La Fille mal gardée, sixteen dancers (including the Sunday performance leads Connor Walsh and Melody Herrera), artistic director Stanton Welch, ballet mistress Louise Lester, and Maestro Ermanno Florio headed to IAH to catch the last … More Blogging from the Road: The Kennedy Center Tour