49 relations: A Midsummer Night's Dream (ballet), Alexei Ratmansky, Angelin Preljocaj, Apollo (ballet), Apprenticeship, Architect, Ballet dancer, Brahms–Schoenberg Quartet, Christopher Wheeldon, Clive Barnes, Corps de ballet, Dance, Duo Concertant, Fairfield, Connecticut, George Balanchine, Glass Pieces, Interior design, Interplay (ballet), Jerome Robbins, Liebeslieder Walzer (ballet), List of Morphoses productions, List of New York City Ballet dancers, Lynne Taylor-Corbett, Mark P. Finlay, Mozartiana (ballet), N.Y. Export: Op. Jazz, New York City, New York City Ballet, Peter Martins, Principal dancer, River of Light, Robert Schumann's Davidsbündlertänze, Romeo and Juliet (Lavery), School of American Ballet, Sean Lavery (dancer), Soloist (ballet), Southport, Connecticut, Stars and Stripes (ballet), Swan Lake (Martins), Symphony in C (ballet), The New York Times, The Nutcracker (Balanchine), The Seven Deadly Sins (ballet chanté), The Sleeping Beauty (ballet), Title role, Tschaikovsky Pas de Deux, Ulysses Dove, West Side Story Suite, 2 and 3 Part Inventions.
A Midsummer Night's Dream is a two-act ballet choreographed by George Balanchine to Felix Mendelssohn's music to Shakespeare's play of the same name.
Alexei Osipovich Ratmansky (Алексей Осипович Ратманский, born August 27, 1968 in Leningrad) is a Russian-American choreographer and former ballet dancer.
Angelin Preljoçaj (born 19 January 1957) is a French dancer and choreographer of contemporary dance.
Apollo (originally Apollon musagète and variously known as Apollo musagetes, Apolo Musageta, and Apollo, Leader of the Muses) is a neoclassical ballet in two tableaux composed between 1927 and 1928 by Igor Stravinsky.
An apprenticeship is a system of training a new generation of practitioners of a trade or profession with on-the-job training and often some accompanying study (classroom work and reading).
An architect is a person who plans, designs, and reviews the construction of buildings.
A ballet dancer (ballerina fem., ballerino masc.) is a person who practices the art of classical ballet.
Brahms–Schoenberg Quartet is a ballet created by New York City Ballet original ballet master (and co-founder) George Balanchine to Brahms's Piano Quartet No. 1 in G minor, Op.
Christopher Peter Wheeldon OBE (born 22 March 1973) is an English international choreographer of contemporary ballet.
Clive Alexander Barnes CBE (13 May 1927 – 19 November 2008) was an English writer and critic.
In ballet, the corps de ballet (from French, body of the ballet) is the group of dancers who are not soloists.
Dance is a performing art form consisting of purposefully selected sequences of human movement.
Duo Concertant is a 1932 composition for violin and piano by Igor Stravinsky.
Fairfield is an affluent town located in Fairfield County, Connecticut, United States.
George Balanchine (born Georgiy Melitonovich Balanchivadze; January 22, 1904April 30, 1983) was a choreographer.
Glass Pieces is a ballet made by New York City Ballet ballet master Jerome Robbins to Philip Glass' "Rubric" and "Façades" from Glassworks and excerpts from his opera Akhnaten.
Interior design is the art and science of enhancing the interior of a building to achieve a healthier and more aesthetically pleasing environment for the people using the space.
Interplay is a ballet in one act made by Jerome Robbins, subsequently ballet master of New York City Ballet, for Billy Rose's Concert Varieties to Morton Gould's 1945 American Concertette.
Jerome Robbins (October 11, 1918 – July 29, 1998) was an American choreographer, director, dancer, and theater producer who worked in classical ballet, on Broadway, and in films and television.
Liebeslieder Walzer is a ballet by New York City Ballet co-founder and ballet master George Balanchine, based on the Brahms' Liebeslieder Walzer, Op.
Morphoses is a ballet company co-founded in 2007 by Christopher Wheeldon and Lourdes Lopez.
This is a list of New York City Ballet dancers.
Lynne Taylor-Corbett is a choreographer, director, lyricist, and composer.
Mark P. Finlay (born January 25, 1953) is an American architect and member of the American Institute of Architects, whose firms, Mark P. Finlay Architects, AIA and Mark P. Finlay Interiors, LLC are in Southport, Connecticut.
Mozartiana is a ballet by New York City Ballet co-founder and balletmaster George Balanchine which opened their Tschaikovsky Festival.
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The City of New York, often called New York City (NYC) or simply New York, is the most populous city in the United States.
New York City Ballet (NYCB) is a ballet company founded in 1948 by choreographer George Balanchine and Lincoln Kirstein.
Peter Martins (born 27 October 1946) is a Danish ballet dancer and choreographer.
A principal dancer (often shortened to principal) is a dancer at the highest rank within a professional dance company, particularly a ballet company.
River of Light is a ballet made by New York City Ballet balletmaster in chief Peter Martins to eponymous music by Charles Wuorinen commissioned in honor of his sixtieth birthday.
Robert Schumann’s “Davidsbündlertänze” is one of the last major works made by New York City Ballet's founding choreographer and balletmaster-in-chief George Balanchine.
The balcony scene from Romeo and Juliet was staged by Sean Lavery, assistant to the ballet master in chief at New York City Ballet to Prokofiev's Romeo and Juliet (1934-1940).
The School of American Ballet (SAB) is an American classical ballet school and is the associate school of the New York City Ballet, a ballet company based at the Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts in New York City.
Sean Lavery (August 16, 1956 in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania – February 26, 2018 in Palm Springs, California), was a former principal dancer, balletmaster, and assistant to the balletmaster in chief at New York City Ballet.
In ballet, a soloist is a dancer in a ballet company above the corps de ballet but below principal dancer.
Southport is a former borough in the town of Fairfield, Connecticut, and also a census-designated place.
Stars and Stripes is a ballet in five "campaigns," choreographed by George Balanchine in 1958 to original music by John Philip Sousa, arranged by Hershy Kay.
Swan Lake is a two-act ballet made by New York City Ballet (NYCB) ballet master in chief Peter Martins (after Marius Petipa, Lev Ivanov, and George Balanchine) to Tschaikovsky's eponymous music (1875–56).
Symphony in C, originally titled Le Palais de Cristal, is a ballet made by New York City Ballet co-founder and balletmaster George Balanchine to Georges Bizet's Symphony in C (1855).
The New York Times (sometimes abbreviated as The NYT or The Times) is an American newspaper based in New York City with worldwide influence and readership.
Choreographer George Balanchine's production of Tchaikovsky's ballet The Nutcracker has become the most famous stage production of the ballet performed in the U.S. (Mikhail Baryshnikov's production is the most famous television version, although it too originated onstage.) It uses the plot of the Alexandre Dumas, père, version of E.T.A. Hoffmann's tale, The Nutcracker and the Mouse King (1816).
The Seven Deadly Sins (Die sieben Todsünden, Les sept péchés capitaux) is a satirical ballet chanté ("sung ballet") in seven scenes (nine movements) composed by Kurt Weill to a German libretto by Bertolt Brecht in 1933 under a commission from Boris Kochno and Edward James.
The Sleeping Beauty (Спящая красавица / Spyashchaya krasavitsa) is a ballet in a prologue and three acts, first performed in 1890.
The title role in the performing arts is the performance part that gives the title to the piece, as in Aida, Giselle, Michael Collins, or Othello.
Tschaikovsky Pas de Deux is a ballet choreographed by George Balanchine to a composition by Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky originally intended for act 3 of Swan Lake (op. 20, 1875-1876).
Ulysses Dove (January 17, 1947 in Columbia, South Carolina – June 11, 1996 in Manhattan) was one of the most innovative contemporary choreographers of the past half-century.
West Side Story Suite is a ballet made by New York City Ballet balletmaster Jerome Robbins to the 1957 music by Leonard Bernstein and lyrics of Stephen Sondheim and extracted from the eponymous musical which he had choreographed, with scenery by Oliver Smith, costumes by Irene Sharaff and lighting by Jennifer Tipton.
2 and 3 Part Inventions is a ballet made by New York City Ballet ballet master Jerome Robbins on students at its affiliated school, the School of American Ballet, to Bach's Inventions and Sinfonias, BWV 772–801, (1720–23).