Manon can’t keep the men off her at The American Ballet Theater

Having never seen a full ballet performance by the American Ballet Theater I jumped at the chance with 50% discount from Goldstar NY. The tickets were for Manon which I knew nothing about other than seeing a pas de deux at the Met Gala a few weeks ago. Manon tells the story of a young woman named Manon who has…

The American Ballet Theater’s spring season has sprung

The American Ballet Theater’s spring season has sprung. The kickoff was a gala complete with celebrities walking the red carpet, followed by a performance that featured excerpts from this season’s ballets and a very pricey reception (which we did not attend). We got to Lincoln Center early to watch the so-called celebrities walk the red…

The Magic of Creating a Ballet – ‘Everywhere We Go’ as featured in Works & Process at the Guggenheim

If you’ve ever wondered what goes on behind the scenes before a ballet is performed on stage I would highly recommend an evening of Works & Process at the Guggenheim. Last night the New York City Ballet presented excerpts from an upcoming new ballet Everywhere We Go. It is choreographed by Justin Peck and performed to music written by Sufjan Stevens. Also…