This is an especially exciting program featuring three ballets which are Houston Ballet premieres, as well as one esteemed choreographer making his Houston Ballet debut. Today, we will discuss Jirí Kylián’s Wings of Wax and Wayne McGregor’s Dyad 1929. This visual glossary for Wings of Wax and Dyad 1929 will help to familiarize you with these works. … More A Visual Glossary for WINGS OF WAX & DYAD 1929
Guest writer: Soloist Nao Kusuzaki In New York, concrete jungle where dreams are made, oh There’s nothing you can’t do, now you’re in New York These streets will make you feel brand new Big lights will inspire you, let’s hear it for New York New York, New York -Empire State of Mind, Jay-Z Principal … More Recap from Joyce Theater Tour
Houston Ballet is currently performing for the first time at The Joyce Theater in New York from October 11-16. What will the lucky New York audiences get to see? Jorma Elo’s innovative ONE/end/ONE, Christopher Bruce’s Hush and Jiří Kylián’s Falling Angels. ONE/end/ONE and Hush were both created on Houston Ballet dancers and Falling Angels, set … More Off to the Joyce!
Houston Ballet will be performing a mixed repertory program titled Swan Lake + Two at the Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion on Friday, October 9 at 8 PM. The program will be comprised of Act II from Stanton Welch’s Swan Lake, Nacho Duato’s Jardi Tancat, and Jiří Kylián’s Falling Angels. Pre-concert activities will begin at 7 PM. … More Don’t Miss Houston Ballet at The Woodlands Pavilion
We’ve posted three dress rehearsal video clips on our YouTube site from our program Masters of Movement (which opens today!), if you’d like a sneak peak: William Forsythe’s The Vertiginous Thrill of Exactitude Antony Tudor’s The Leaves are Fading Jirí Kylián’s Soldiers’ Mass Also, if you’re interested, here is some press about the ballets: Radio … More Sneak peak of Masters of Movement