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News & Reviews
June 13, 2016
TDF: Here's To The Laddies Who DanceMy son is 12 years old. He is finishing up sixth grade. He loves math, science, and computer programming. And ballet. He's been taking dance classes since her was 8, and is currently in a 10-1/2 hours-a-week-pre-professional program in which he studies ballet, flamenco, and modern.
May 24, 2016
New York Times: Feature: Michael Jackson and Jimi Hendrix to Be Honored by Apollo TheaterThe Apollo Theater will celebrate Michael Jackson and Jimi Hendrix, two artists with history at the venue, in its coming fall and winter season. Ballet Hispanico will perform a world premiere on Nov. 18 and 19; Afropunk will present a showcase of protest music on Feb. 25.
April 20, 2016
Artsy: Feature: Nir Arieli Captures Top Contemporary Dance Companies as They Collapse TogetherAs a soldier in mandatory conscription service in Isreal in 2004, the young Tel Aviv-born Nir Arieli was determined to become a military photographer. Now a photographer based in New York, Arieli notes that his current work is completely different, save for one aspect.
February 12, 2016
Ballet Hispanico Announces Its 45th Anniversary New York Season at The Joyce Theaterballet Hispanico celebrated its 45th anniversary New York Season at the Joyce Theater from April 5-10, 2016 with eight performances featuring a New York Premiere and a special matinee for children and families.
December 9, 2015
Eduardo Vilaro Named Chief Executive Officer of Ballet HispanicoThe Board of Directors of Ballet Hispanico, the nation’s preeminent Latino dance institution, announced today that Eduardo Vilaro will assume the newly created position of Artistic Director and Chief Executive Officer of Ballet Hispanico, effective immediately.
October 16, 2015