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(298) Pam Tanowitz and Sara Mearns, LIVE from the Vail Dance Festival

Posted by on 08.07.2022

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(297) Justin Peck, LIVE from the Vail Dance Festival

Posted by on 08.05.2022

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(294) Mira Nadon, Soloist with New York City Ballet

Posted by on 06.23.2022

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(289) Curating Dance Programming at Performing Arts Houston, with Meg Booth and Claire Williamson

Posted by on 06.02.2022

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(282) Michael & Rebecca on our 2022 listener survey

Posted by on 04.26.2022

https://media.blubrry.com/conversationsondancepod/tendusunderapalmtree.com/wp-content/uploads/2022/04/surveyresponses2022.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Google Podcasts | Spotify | RSS It’s just Michael and Rebecca this week as we come together for a catch up, plus we go through responses to our 2022 listener survey. Thank you to everyone who participated! Your feedback was very valuable and will help us plan our content moving forward. This past weekend we were together in Miami to see Miami City Ballet in ‘Jewels,’ which we will be discussing in an upcoming episode of COD. Be sure to subscribe to COD wherever you get your...

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(237) Jonathan Stafford, Artistic Director of NYCB, LIVE from Vail Dance Festival

Posted by on 07.30.2021

https://media.blubrry.com/conversationsondancepod/tendusunderapalmtree.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/07/JohnathanStafford.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Google Podcasts | Spotify | RSS Welcome to our first live podcast recording from the Vail Dance Festival. First up, we chat with New York City Ballet Artistic Director, Jonathan Stafford. We talk with Jon about his pathway to NYCB, some of the leadership roles he held while he was still dancing, the NYCB Interim Transition Team, his role as Artistic Director, leading the company through this past unprecedented year, and what comes next. This episode was recorded on July 30th, 2021 at the Manor Vail...

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