Posts Tagged "Agnes de Mille"

(290) Diana Byer, Founding Artistic Director of New York Theatre Ballet

Posted by on 06.06.2022 Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Google Podcasts | Spotify | RSS Today on ‘Conversations On Dance’ we are joined by Diana Byer, founder and artistic director of New York Theatre Ballet. Diana has been at the helm of NYTB for over 4 decades, guiding the company to critical acclaim and providing a home for many nearly-lost works of master choreographers like Antony Tudor, Agnes DeMille and Frederick Ashton. We talk to Diana about the serendipitous nature of her career, her training and its impact on her own teaching methods and...

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(145) Agnes De Mille’s ‘The Other’ at Lake Tahoe Dance Festival

Posted by on 07.08.2019 Podcast: Play in new window | Download Subscribe: Google Podcasts | Spotify | RSS This week we have the pleasure of diving into one of the works that will be presented this year at the Lake Tahoe Dance Festival, Agnes De Mille’s ‘The Other.’  We speak with dancers Stephen Hanna (formerly of NYCB) and Abi Stafford (Principal at NYCB) who will be performing this work at the festival. We are also joined by Diana Gonzalez-Duclert, who is setting the ballet on Stephen and Abi. Diana assisted Ms. De Mille in setting the ballet on American Ballet...

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(137) Jodie Gates, Vice Dean and Director of USC’s Glorya Kaufman School of Dance

Posted by on 05.13.2019 Podcast: Play in new window | Download Subscribe: Google Podcasts | Spotify | RSS Today we are joined by Jodie Gates, vice dean and director of the University of Southern California’s Glorya Kaufman School of Dance.  Ms. Gates was a celebrated principal dancer with the Joffrey Ballet, Frankfurt Ballet, and Pennsylvania Ballet, as well as a principal guest artist with several companies around the world. She was a muse for celebrated choreographer Robert Joffrey and has worked with a host of renowned choreographers, including Merce Cunningham,...

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