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Tuesday, July 12, 2022

No Dancing Required: ABT Supernumeraries Take the Stage by Mario R. Mercado

In ballet and opera, non-dancing performers known as supers contribute to the stage picture.

SOURCE: Playbill at 02:24PM
Wednesday, October 27, 2021

The Creative Team Behind ZigZag Honors Music Legend Tony Bennett by Mario R. Mercado

The ballet continues performances as part of ABT’s fall season through October 31.

SOURCE: Playbill at 02:29PM
Thursday, March 5, 2020

Mostly Mozart Maestro Louis Langrée on Making His New York Philharmonic Debut by Mario R. Mercado

Langrée conducts French masterpieces by Debussy and Ravel, with mezzo-soprano Isabel Leonard as soloist, March 5, 7, 10.

SOURCE: Playbill at 02:28PM
Tuesday, June 5, 2018

American Ballet Theatre Presents Newly Staged Harlequinade by Mario R. Mercado

Featuring choreography from Alexei Ratmansky inspired by Marius Petipa’s notations, the ballet runs June 4–9 at the Metropolitan Opera House.

SOURCE: Playbill at 09:55AM
Monday, July 3, 2017

ABT Brings Tchaikovsky Compositions to Life This Summer—And Not Just the Ones You Think by Mario R. Mercado

Artist-in-Residence Alexei Ratmansky puts dance to a wide range of Tchaikovsky's music, from chamber to orchestral.

SOURCE: Playbill at 03:26PM

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