Tag: joffrey

Myles Thatcher's New Ballet at The Joffrey

Myles Thatcher, a choreographer and corps member at San Francisco Ballet, just keeps on winning. Not only has he made work for the SFB School and the main company, not only was he named one our 13 Hot Young Choreographers and not only did he just finish a year as renowned choreographer Alexei Ratmansky’s protégé […]

Victoria Jaiani

Victoria Jaiani in the Joffrey Ballet’s Othello (by Cheryl Mann) It’s not just luxurious extensions and delicate port de bras that make the Joffrey Ballet’s Victoria Jaiani such a mesmerizing performer. She has that intangible “It” factor that marks a true prima ballerina—and makes her impossible not to watch, whether she’s embodying a heartbroken Dying […]

The Joffrey Ballet + Christopher Wheeldon + Swan Lake = Day Made

(Poster via Joffrey Ballet) What are you doing between 12:30 pm and 4 pm (eastern standard time) tomorrow? If you’ve got plans, cancel them (unless, you know, they’re super important), because The Joffrey Ballet is live-streaming tomorrow’s Swan Lake rehearsal! Here are a couple of reasons why this streaming is extra-strength awesome: It’s the company’s […]

A Dance/Music/Fashion Collaboration

On February 14, as part of New York Fashion Week, students from Parsons The New School for Design, The New School for Jazz and Contemporary Music and the Joffrey Ballet School’s Jazz and Contemporary Program came together to create Reconstruction 3.0: Life is a Journey, a night of live performances featuring original music, dance and […]