Ben Folds Performs with the Nashville Ballet - "Concerto"
Ben Folds Performs "Concerto" with the Nashville Ballet at The Kennedy Center. Choreographed by Paul Vasterling; music by Ben Folds. Performance Date: April 17, 2017 For more information, please visit: http://www.kennedy-center.org/calendar/event/BRBSF
Play video At This Stage: A Film by Ezra Hurwitz for Ballet Across America at the Kennedy Center
At This Stage: A Film by Ezra Hurwitz for Ballet Across America at the Kennedy Center
At This Stage premiered on April 17, 2017, as part of the opening night celebration of Ballet Across America, curated by Misty Copeland and Justin Peck. Directed by Ezra Hurwitz Director of Photography Carlos Reyes Produced by Talkshop Studios Music: Phillip Glass Mishima Quartet Assistant Camera: Alejandro Villegas Stedicam Operator: Lewis Reif Audio Technician: Nicholas Guldner Production Assistants: Gus Reed and Evan Daniels Featuring members of the American Ballet Theatre Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis School, Choreographer Jeremy McQueen, and Costume Designer Mondo Morales Special Thanks to Rebecca Schwartz & Cynthia Harvey At This Stage was commissioned by the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts as part of the 2016–17 season. String Quartet No. 3 (Mishima) ©1984 Dunvagen Music Publishers. Used by permission.
Play video New York City Ballet LIVE from Rehearsal: Tschaikovsky Pas de Deux | The Kennedy Center
New York City Ballet LIVE from Rehearsal: Tschaikovsky Pas de Deux | The Kennedy Center
New York City Ballet Principal Dancers Teresa Reichlen and Zachary Catazaro rehearse Balanchine’s "Tschaikovsky Pas de Deux," led by ballet masters Katey Tracey and Jonathan Stafford with Daniel Capps conducting and Craig Baldwin on piano. Join us tonight through Apr. 1 for the NYCB's engagement featuring works by George Balanchine, Jerome Robbins & Justin Peck: http://bit.ly/2DVj27q Subscribe to The Kennedy Center! http://bit.ly/2gNFrtb
Play video The Suzanne Farrell Ballet - Balanchine's Divertimento No. 15 - Suzanne Farrell Tribute, 2005 Honors
The Suzanne Farrell Ballet - Balanchine's Divertimento No. 15 - Suzanne Farrell Tribute, 2005 Honors
The Suzanne Farrell Ballet honors 2005 Kennedy Center Honoree Suzanne Farrell with a performance of Balanchine's Divertimento No. 15. The piece was choreographed by George Balanchine for eight principal dancers, five women and three men, with an ensemble of eight women, and premiered in 1956. Subscribe to The Kennedy Center! http://bit.ly/2gNFrtb
Play video Desmond Richardson of Complexions Contemporary Ballet - "Imprint/Maya"
Desmond Richardson of Complexions Contemporary Ballet - "Imprint/Maya"
Complexions Contemporary Ballet's Desmond Richardson performs "IMPRINT/MAYA", set to words by Maya Angelou and music by the jazz composer David Rozenblatt, and choreographed by Dwight Rhoden. Part of Ballet Across America -- programs curated by Misty Copeland and Justin Peck -- on April 17, 2017 at the Kennedy Center.
Play video "Ascending Bird" – Starring Lil Buck, Patricia Delgado, Sara Mearns, more... | Finale of "DEMO: Now"
"Ascending Bird" – Starring Lil Buck, Patricia Delgado, Sara Mearns, more... | Finale of "DEMO: Now"
This piece was created as the finale for "DEMO: Now," directed by Damian Woetzel with choreography by the Artists, and features movements and themes from the rest of the show. Performed by Lil Buck and Ron “Prime Tyme” Miles, with Patricia Delgado, Jason Collins, Victor Lozano, and Sara Mearns, Rashaun Mitchell, Silas Riener Music: Persian traditional, arranged by Colin Jacobsen and Siamak Aghaei Music performed by Brooklyn Rider, with Johnny Gandelsman - violin, Colin Jacobsen – violin, Nicholas Cords – viola, Michael Nicolas – cello Savannah Harris – cajon Caroline Shaw – violin Part of: DEMO by Damian Woetzel: Now in The Kennedy Center Terrace Theater March 7, 2018 New Artistic Initiatives are funded in honor of Linda and Kenneth Pollin. ABOUT DEMO: Former New York City Ballet principal dancer turned director/choreographer/thought leader Damian Woetzel—who was recently named as the next president of The Juilliard School—curates and hosts the third season of his interdisciplinary DEMO series. This installment presented recent commissions and D.C. premieres from some of today’s most creative voices in dance and music. The evening included a new work choreographed by Pam Tanowitz, with music by Pulitzer Prize–winning composer Caroline Shaw, and the Kennedy Center premiere of Alexei Ratmansky’s solo Fandango, danced by New York City Ballet star Sara Mearns and set to the music of Boccherini. Additional artists included the game-changing string quartet Brooklyn Rider, Memphis jookin street dance pioneer Lil Buck, and former Merce Cunningham Dance Company performers and modern dance luminaries Silas Riener and Rashaun Mitchell. Subscribe to The Kennedy Center! http://bit.ly/2gNFrtb
Play video Tiler Peck Honors Patricia McBride - 2014 Kennedy Center Honors
Tiler Peck Honors Patricia McBride - 2014 Kennedy Center Honors
Renown New York City Ballet principal dancer Tiler Peck performs "Fascinatin' Rhythm" from 'Who Cares?' by legendary choreographer George Balanchine, as a tribute to 2014 Kennedy Center Honoree Patricia McBride. Iconic ballerina Patricia McBride was honored alongside Al Green, Tom Hanks, Lily Tomlin and Sting. Her three-decade long dancing career brought to life countless works by George Balanchine and Jerome Robbins, with a list of partners that included Edward Villella, Arthur Mitchell, Jacques d’Amboise and Mikhail Baryshnikov. She was New York City Ballet's youngest principal dancer, and was the original dancer of this "Fascinatin' Rhythm" solo from 'Who Cares?', which Balanchine created just for her. Subscribe to our channel! https://www.youtube.com/user/TheKennedyCenter