Backstage Pass: “Petrouchka/Carmen”

Backstage Pass: Petrouchka/Carmen Set renderings, costume and set elements, dancer interviews, studio rehearsal photos, and a sneak peek into a company rehearsal in the warehouse . . . we’ve got a smorgasbord of behind-the-scenes goodies from the Petrouchka/Carmen build for you.  The show opens next weekend, so check out the scoop here before you come… Read More

Behind the Scenes With Brian, Lucas and Yuka

Behind the Scenes With Brian, Lucas and Yuka Newly-promoted Soloists Brian Simcoe and Lucas Threefoot (who came up together through the School of OBT) and Principal Dancer Yuka Iino are playing the triumvirate of friends who are the principal characters in Nicolo Fonte’s new Petrouchka.  OBT blogger Claire Willett sat down with them after rehearsal… Read More

The “Am I Real?” Variety Show: A Multimedia Study Guide for “Petrouchka”

To get your brain in the right frame of mind for our upcoming production of Petrouchka/Carmen, we wanted to give you a few different multimedia opportunities to explore the themes of both ballets.  Sure, you could watch a recording of a past production of Carmen the opera, or Fokine’s original choreography of Petrouchka, but these… Read More