ballet

dance

Russia's Canceled Ballet Is a Sign of the Times

The global ballet community is up in arms over the Bolshoi's cancellation of a controversial ballet about the life of Rudolph Nureyev.
Anya Tchoupakov
7.19.17
dance

A Dance Duo Twirls, Twerks, and Dabs Inside Body Bags

Francois Chaignaud and Cecilia Bengolea push their bodies’ limits by dancing in plastic.
Gabrielle Bruney
5.31.17
rugby union

In Search of Total Rugby Dominance, All Blacks Coaches Turn To West Point Generals, Ballet Dancers and Cage Fighters

"If you stop looking to learn, then you may as well retire."
Ben Stanley
5.26.17
costume design

A Surreal Pink Candyland Ballet Designed by Mark Ryden

These ballet costumes bring whipping cream, champagne, and cupcakes to twirling life.
Diana Shi
4.24.17
Art

The First Virtual Reality Ballet Springs to Life in Amsterdam

We talked to the Dutch National Ballet about using VR, a smartphone app game, and social media to share ballet with a much wider audience.
Sarah Bellman
1.23.17
Art

Something Wicked Puts a Witchy Spin On Shakespeare

In a new adaptation of Macbeth, Paul Vasterling conjures a bewitching spectacle of power, murder, and dance.
Anya Tchoupakov
10.22.16
Art

Celebrate World Ballet Day Live with 5 First-Class Dance Companies

Spend October 4 with the Australian Ballet, Bolshoi Ballet, Royal Ballet, National Ballet of Canada, and San Francisco Ballet companies.
Anya Tchoupakov
10.5.16
video

Lucy McRae on Creativity and the Human Body as Art

Meet the self-described science fiction artist who eventually wants to go to space.
TCP Staff
9.28.16
Art

[Exclusive] Ballet Prodigy Polunin Dances with Demons in a New Doc

Today, The Creators Project shares two exclusive clips from 'Dancer,' and our interview with Steven Cantor and Sergei Polunin.
Anya Tchoupakov
9.23.16
Art

Dancers Fill an Electric Void with a Slow-Burning Ballet

A hybrid dance performance and art projection examines love in the digital age.
Diana Shi
7.10.16
Art

Real Life Ballerinas Re-Enact Iconic Degas Paintings at the National Gallery of Victoria

View exquisite photos of ballerinas from The Australian Ballet posing next to Degas' dancers.
Katherine Gillespie
6.27.16
Art

Ballerinas Take a Bow in Delicate and Powerful Paper Costumes

"Haute papier" gets photographed on ballet performers, a collaboration between artist Bea Szenfeld and the Royal Swedish Opera.
Diana Shi
6.26.16
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