BACKSTAGE PASS: “Giselle” Costume Fittings

BACKSTAGE PASS: Giselle Costume Fittings Take a look at the sumptuous Giselle costumes we’re borrowing from the Teatro del Maggio Musical Fiorentino in Florence, Italy (the same company who loaned us that gorgeous set you saw in last week’s blog post)!  We can’t wait for you to see these fabulous costumes in motion!  Soloist Brian… Read More

Daily Dance Break: Famous Albrechts – Erik Bruhn

Erik Bruhn first performed the role of Albrecht in a 1955 matinee after a mere 3 days of rehearsal. May we remind you that David Hallberg flew to Amsterdam to prepare for the same role? Bruhn had 3 days. Even more ridiculous, the performance made history. The New York Times dubbed it “a date to… Read More