Dance

Up Close On Hope Returns
November 18, 2015 No Commentby

Up Close On Hope Returns

Festival Ballet Providence’s popular “Up Close On Hope” returns for yet another season. Set in the company’s intimate Black Box ...

SBRI Prepares for Coppelia
November 18, 2015 No Commentby

SBRI Prepares for Coppelia

With Thanksgiving right around the corner, area dance companies are putting the finishing touches on their annual holiday productions. Looking ...

Festival Ballet Presents Ballet Russes Reinvented
October 21, 2015 No Commentby

Festival Ballet Presents Ballet Russes Reinvented

There is a saying in sales, “Don’t lead with your chin.” In other words, don’t lead with your best offer. ...

Fall Dance Preview
September 2, 2015 No Commentby

Fall Dance Preview

With the haze of summer TV reruns and reality shows like “American Idol,” “America’s Got Talent” and “So You Think ...

As You Like It: Won't You Join the Dance?
August 29, 2015 No Commentby

As You Like It: Won’t You Join the Dance?

Elaborately and creatively choreographed dance in an Elizabethan style is the highlight of Head Trick Theatre’s outdoor production of Shakespeare’s ...

UCOH Is Open for Interpretation
April 15, 2015 No Commentby

UCOH Is Open for Interpretation

Festival Ballet Providence closes its 37th season with their popular Up Close On Hope dance series and the best way ...

Five Choreographers Join Forces for A Midsummer Night's Dream
March 16, 2015 No Commentby

Five Choreographers Join Forces for A Midsummer Night’s Dream

After a long, snowy winter, spring is right around the corner and the State Ballet of Rhode Island looks to ...

Juxtapose Showcases Different Ballet Styles
March 4, 2015 No Commentby

Juxtapose Showcases Different Ballet Styles

For many aficionados of classical ballet, the enjoyment comes from watching a dancer’s technique, strength and stamina. Critics often refer ...

UCOH: Jennifer Ricci Steps Into the Spotlight
February 4, 2015 No Commentby

UCOH: Jennifer Ricci Steps Into the Spotlight

Jennifer Ricci has been with Festival Ballet Providence for nearly 25 years. But none have been more challenging than this ...

Festival Ballet Performs The Nutcracker at PPAC
December 10, 2014 No Commentby

Festival Ballet Performs The Nutcracker at PPAC

December looks to be a very raucous month at the Providence Performing Arts Center. Shortly after King Arthur and the ...