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BalletX partners with Andrew Jackson School for a new afterschool dance outreach program

BalletX partners with Andrew Jackson School for a new afterschool dance outreach program

Photo credit: Alexander Iziliaev BalletX, Philadelphia’s premier contemporary ballet, announced the launch of Dance eXchange, a new afterschool dance outreach program with Andrew Jackson School in South Philadelphia. Beginning in March 2014, the program is designed to use dance as […]

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Matthew Neenan downshifts for ‘There I Was’

Matthew Neenan downshifts for ‘There I Was’

by Lewis Whittington for The Dance Journal Earlier this month BalletX dancers Chloe Felesina, Francesca Forcella, Jaime Lennon, Caili Quan, Andrea Yorita had their pointe shoes ready for a  rehearsal for Matthew Neenan’s ballet There I Was. It is on […]

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Fonte muses in time for Beautiful Decay

Fonte muses in time for Beautiful Decay

by Lewis Whittington for The Dance Journal photo by Marcia Breuer BalletX artistic directors Christine Cox and Matthew Neenan like to work with choreographers who push the company in different directions and this approach has been key in building their […]

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Cloudy Kylián, Neenan drifts & Forsythe plateaus

Cloudy Kylián, Neenan drifts & Forsythe plateaus

Artists of Pennsylvania Ballet in William Forsythe’s Artifact Suite Photo: Alexander Iziliaev By Lewis Whittington for The Dance Journal Choreographer William Forsythe was in Philly weeks ago to set Artifact Suite on Pennsylvania Ballet and the inside story was that […]

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Pennsylvania Ballet Presents Forythe & Kylián plus a World Premiere by Matthew Neenan

Pennsylvania Ballet Presents Forythe & Kylián plus a World Premiere by Matthew Neenan

Pennsylvania Ballet Principal Dancers Julie Diana and Ian Hussey in William Forsythe’s Artifact Suite. Photo: Alexander Iziliaev Final Performances of the 2012-2013 Season Celebrate the evolution of Pennsylvania Ballet’s repertoire with Company premieres by two of today’s most influential choreographers […]

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Three World Premieres by diverse choreographers for BalletX’s Spring Series 2013

Three World Premieres by diverse choreographers for BalletX’s Spring Series 2013

BalletX, Philadelphia’s Premier Contemporary Ballet, continues its 2012-2013 Season with a showcase of three exciting World Premieres on April 17 – 21, 2013 at The Wilma Theater, where BalletX has enjoyed its honored status as the Resident Dance Company for […]

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Review: BalletX

Review: BalletX

Photo credit: Iziliaev Here is what I love about BalletX: when you arrive at the Wilma Theater, they’re just wrapping up a Q&A with the choreographers and welcoming the Andrew Jackson Public School Band into the lobby.  The evening’s program […]

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Kate Watson-Wallace brings the party to the stage with BalletX

Kate Watson-Wallace brings the party to the stage with BalletX

So a few weeks back I brought you images from rehearsal of a piece that Kate Watson-Wallace was setting on BalletX. This week/weekend BalletX premieres that piece “I Was at a Party and My Mind Wandered Off” at the Wilma […]

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BalletX in rehearsal with Kate Watson-Wallace

BalletX in rehearsal with Kate Watson-Wallace

Well now that October’s here things are really going to be picking up in terms of not only performances but the frequency of releases of my photo column.  This week we have rehearsal moments courtesy of BalletX, Choreographer Kate Watson-Wallace […]

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Martins’ tangos, Neenan spectrals and Robbins hullabaloo

Martins’ tangos, Neenan spectrals and Robbins hullabaloo

Photo credit: Iziliaev by Lewis Whittington for The Dance Journal Interesting programming for Pennsylvania Ballet season closer with a dance sampler representing three era – Jerome Robbins New York Export: Opus Jazz (1958), Peter Matins’ Barber Violin Concerto (1988) and […]

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