Tag Archives: Peter Martins

Peter Martins retires and the dance world edges into the world of “me-too”

Peter Martins at the New York City Ballet 2017 Fall Fashion Gala, 28 September 2017, photo © Clint Spaulding/WWD/REX/Shutterstock

Following accusations of sexual misconduct Peter Martins, the Balletmaster-in-Chief of the New York City Ballet gave his resignation to the

2016: The past, the present, and a very big challenge of the future

A hundred years ago the Ziegfeld Follies opened on Broadway with Bachelor Days, a vaudeville show that included a song

Tanaquil Le Clercq: the muse of Balanchine and Robbins and her bravery in life after dance

Tanaquil Le Clercq with George Balanchine in  costume for his ballet Metamorphoses

In a new documentary, the American film producer and director Nancy Buirski tells the tragic story of Tanaquil Le Clercq,

Choreographers: the last untouchables

Trouble ahead?

It’s hard to escape the watery headlines that ridiculed Ocean’s Kingdom, the ballet we didn’t have to have: “That sinking

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,

Apollo shines his light on City Ballet’s spring

Chase Finlay

He’s only 20 years old and still in the corps de ballet but Chase Finlay is being hailed as the