Orlando Ballet kicks off its new season.
“Tribute” was set to open the season before a mold infestation forced the ballet from its longtime home — a plan that proved to be a lucky break for the company. Because the show is a retrospective, the choreography already has been created. That gave Hill and the dancers some breathing room while they looked for rehearsal space.
What if it had been an all-new program? “It's likely it might not have happened,” Hill says seriously.