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cantdance

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  • Connection to/interest in ballet** (Please describe. Examples: fan, teacher, dancer, writer, avid balletgoer)
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    WashDC
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    MD

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  1. The Library at the University of Maryland has acquired some of her papers and will be digitizing them for search. Also there maybe a film for release soon. http://theclarice.umd.edu/events/2017/irmgard-bartenieff-a-symposium
  2. Here is the facebook link. I still have not watched it. <iframe src="https://www.facebook.com/plugins/video.php?href=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.facebook.com%2Fmyharlemstage%2Fvideos%2F1618862214843044%2F&show_text=0&width=560" width="560" height="315" style="border:none;overflow:hidden" scrolling="no" frameborder="0" allowTransparency="true" allowFullScreen="true"></iframe>
  3. Copeland/Bolle Romeo & Juliet from La Scala

    I found this on youtube just now Misty and Roberto. I was lucky to be a supernumerary for Misty Copelands ABT's performance of R&J at Wolf Trap a few years ago. I was one of the Monks and also carried Roseline Capulet in her sedan chair to the ball.
  4. Carmen de Lavallade will be joining Misty Copeland. https://www.harlemstage.org/events-list/2017/11/6/misty-copeland-ballet-class
  5. https://www.washingtonballet.org/aspen-insitute-arts-program
  6. Lighter audience maybe due to the Washington Ballet performing at the same time at the Harmon Center.
  7. Join us for a #DanceonFilm lecture tomorrow on Othello, A Dance in Three Acts, with Assistant Choreographer, Ginger Thatcher. AU PAC (Adelphi University Performing Arts Center) Thursday, December 28 at 2:30pm. 1 South Ave, Garden City, NY 11530 #FREE Open to the public.
  8. ABT 2016 DC Tour 1/27-1/31

    We have long curly and straight hair wigs at the start. For act 3 we change costumes and white powered wigs.
  9. ABT Principals - Who is what?

    James Whiteside was taking company class on Monday in DC.
  10. ABT 2016 DC Tour 1/27-1/31

    I am one of the courtiers in the prologue and all acts. I also am the understudy for the shah, his brother, blue beard and the mandarin. The snow canceled our Fri Sat and Sun rehearsals. We only had one run through with the company on Monday and a tech rehearsal on Tuesday. The dress rehearsal Wed afternoon was still rough, but we got all problems worked out for the opening performance. Our rehearsal ballet masters were Richard Bowman and Rhodie Jorgenson. There is a private La Scala video ABT let us view since we missed our rehearsals so we could learn our spacing with the company.
  11. I was watching the football games this weekend and this Jolly Rancher candy commercial was broadcast during the telecast. http://ftw.usatoday.com/2015/11/rams-rookie-todd-gurley-sings-and-wears-a-tutu-in-hilarious-new-commercial
  12. Stephen Mills' Hamlet?

    Today livestream. Scroll video to 17minutes. http://livestream.com/BalletAustinLive/Hamlet?t=1440518022
  13. Talk 'Future of the Field"

    Today at Univ of MD. http://theclarice.umd.edu/events/2015/future-field-african-american-dance-companies-theaters-and-museums I can't attend maybe someone else can report.
  14. Swan Lake, April 8-12, 2015

    My friend and I had invites to super for Washington Ballet's Swan Lake, but we couldn't make the rehearsals. What messed us up were the extra stage rehearsals this week for Xiomara Reyes and Julie Kent. We were also supers for ABT's Cinderella. I guess I will be watching NYCB next month instead of WB.
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