An American in Paris ~ A New Musical

Kennedy Center Jordan Wright December 15, 2017

An American in Paris in USA – Photo credit by Matthew Murphy

Ballet buffs and George and Ira Gershwin enthusiasts will adore Director/Choreographer Christopher Wheeldon’s film-to-stage homage of An American in Paris. Wheeldon successfully recaptures the mid-century modernist style of dance that Kelly created for the […]

The Washington Ballet Presents British Invasion: The Beatles & the Rolling Stones

Jordan Wright March 10, 2014 Special to The Alexandria Times

British Invasion. Andile Ndlovu, Corey Landolt, Chong Sun, Jared Nelson. Photo Steve Vaccariello

Can ballet and British rock music coexist? The answer, surprisingly, is yes! And it took an American based ballet company to pull it off. In an exciting night […]