Tag Archives: Edward Villella

When the stars are in alignment – or not: how a ballet company needs a three point balance of power

Li Cunxin with principals and soloists at Queensland Ballet, photo © Alexia Sinclair

Li Cunxin, the acclaimed dancer and best-selling author, has enjoyed many red letter days. But last Friday was right up

Rojo and Lopez sieze the chance to call the tune

Tamara Rojo, ad for fashion label Hoss Intropia

With this week’s appointment of Tamara Rojo, 37, as the new artistic director of English National Ballet, and Lourdes Lopez’s

Edward Villella to retire

Edward Villella as Oberon in Midsummer Night's Dream

The founder and artistic director of Miami City Ballet is to retire at the end of the 2012-2013 season. Edward

The great survivors of dance

Edward Villella

The artistic directorship of a dance company is a perilous place to be. Yes, there is the exceptional Alicia Alonso,