Posts Tagged "conversations on dance podcast"

(263) Alastair Macaulay on ‘The Nutcracker’

Posted by on 12.07.2021

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(262) Kyle Abraham, Choreographer and Artistic Director of A.I.M. by Kyle Abraham

Posted by on 11.29.2021

https://media.blubrry.com/conversationsondancepod/tendusunderapalmtree.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/11/KyleAbraham2.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Google Podcasts | Spotify | RSS This week on ‘Conversations On Dance’ we are joined by award winning choreographer Kyle Abraham. Kyle’s choreographic talents garnered attention quickly in works he created for his company A.I.M., leading to a MacArthur Fellowship in 2013 and commissions from some of the most respected dance institutions in the world. We talk to Kyle about his creative process leading up to his new work ‘Requiem: Fire In the Air Of the Earth’ that will premiere...

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(259) Durante Verzola, Choreographer, at Works & Process at the Guggenheim

Posted by on 11.08.2021

https://media.blubrry.com/conversationsondancepod/tendusunderapalmtree.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/11/DuranteVerzola.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Google Podcasts | Spotify | RSS This week we are joined by choreographer, Durante Verzola. Durante began to hone his choreographic talents while training to become a dancer at the Miami City Ballet School. While still dancing professionally at Pennsylvania Ballet and Suzanne Farrell Ballet, the choreographic¬†notices continued to pour in and he’s since created many works for Miami City Ballet, Central Pennsylvania Youth Ballet and many others. We talk to him about his creative process, how he...

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(238) Calvin Royal III, Principal with ABT, LIVE from Vail Dance Festival

Posted by on 08.01.2021

https://media.blubrry.com/conversationsondancepod/tendusunderapalmtree.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/08/Calvin-Royal-III.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Google Podcasts | Spotify | RSS LIVE from Vail Dance Festival, today we chat with American Ballet Theatre Principal Dancer and Vail Dance Festival Artist in Residence, Calvin Royal III. We hear from Calvin about his beginnings in dance, his promotion to principal, how he stayed inspired during the pandemic, and being artist in residence at this year’s festival. This episode was recorded on July 31, 2021 at the Manor Vail Lodge. Special thanks to the Town of Vail for their support of the Vail...

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(236) Rebecca and Michael catch up

Posted by on 07.26.2021

https://media.blubrry.com/conversationsondancepod/tendusunderapalmtree.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/07/rmvail2021FINAL.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Google Podcasts | Spotify | RSS We have been off this month, but on Thursday we head to Vail for the Vail Dance Festival. So we hopped on our last zoom before we are back together in person recording episodes and live podcast recordings at the festival, just for a check in. Links: Tickets for live events July 30 – August 10 Master Classes August 2 & 3 This episode is brought to you by Yumiko...

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