By: Kalyn Oden, PR Intern Houston Ballet returned from its Canada tour ready to perform in Houston! The dancers are back in the studio preparing for this weekend’s three FREE performances of Giselle and Clear at Miller Outdoor Theatre. Here to express her excitement about performing Giselle for the first time is Principal Dancer Melody… More FREE Performance at Miller Outdoor Theater – This weekend only!
From May 10 – 12 at 8pm, Houston Ballet celebrates Miller Theater’s 90th anniversary by performing three stellar works in three free performances. The evening will open with two short, dazzling pieces: the duet from the 19th century classic Flower Festival in Genzano and the exquisite classical set piece Grand Pas Classique, set to music by Daniel Auber… More Houston Ballet Helps Miller Theater Celebrate Its 90th Anniversary In Grand Style
We’ve got two great events coming up in Houston Ballet’s season, so mark your calendars! Academy Spring Showcase: April 20-21 See the rising stars of Houston Ballet’s professional training school as they showcase their talents. The Spring Showcase is always a great look at future company members “before they were famous”. The repertoire for this… More Save the Date!
Guest writer: Lauren Ciobanu, demi soloist When I joined Houston Ballet last year and was informed that the company performs annually at an outdoor theater, I was intrigued. Coming from Florida we had nothing of the sort. I had never performed outdoors, so images of ancient Greek amphitheaters came to mind. Comedy, tragedy, catharsis…fantastic! Theater… More My First Experience at Miller Outdoor Theatre
We’ve got two great events coming up in Houston Ballet’s season, so save the date! Academy Spring Showcase: April 29-30 See the rising stars of Houston Ballet’s professional training school as they showcase their talents. The Spring Showcase is always a great look at future company members “before they were famous”. The repertoire for this… More Mark Your Calendars
Guest writer: Jim Nelson, general manager It is so gratifying to look back over the past few years and see the growth of our second company, Houston Ballet II (HBII). While so many dance companies say they have a second company, when you look closely they are generally a group of upper level students who… More Blogging from the Road: HBII’s Tour to Germany
The company has returned from Spain and is thoroughly happy to be back in the U.S. The dancers and production staff have had a quick 5 days to recuperate from their travels and to prepare for this weekend’s three FREE performances of Classically Contemporary at Miller Outdoor Theatre. Classically Contemporary, running May 8-10 at 8… More FREE Performances at Miller Outdoor Theatre This Weekend!
Looking for a fun way to spend your Friday evening? Be part of Mao’s Last Dancer, a Bruce Beresford feature film for general audiences shooting in part at Miller Outdoor Theatre this evening, June 20, 2008. If you’re interested in being an extra for the movie, please report to the garden center rose garden across… More Be an Extra in Mao’s Last Dancer!
Fresh off their successful tour to Montréal, Houston Ballet will present free performances of Madame Butterfly at Miller Outdoor Theatre this weekend, May 9-11, at 8 PM on all three days. Free tickets are available at the Miller Theatre Box Office on a first-come, first-serve basis between 11:30 AM and 1:00 PM on the day of the… More Free Performances of Madame Butterfly This Weekend!