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Brooklyn Ballet In 4D: Opening Weekend of the 2013 Season

Brooklyn Ballet opened the 2013 Season: In 4D to excited audiences last weekend and looks forward to three more performances this Friday, Saturday and Sunday. 

Brooklyn Ballet Photo Gallery: Rehearsing "Spiders, Cooks & Mood Swings"

Spiders, Cooks and Mood Swings was presented during Brooklyn Ballet's 10th anniversary season last year as a work-in-progress. This year our hip hop, modern and ballet dancers all slip back into their characters to present the world premiere. It's great to see everyone back in rehearsal for this dance - such a large and energetic cast!

From Baroque to Hip Hop: First home season a success

Ballet’s fate has recently become an issue of popular debate thanks to Jennifer Homans’ Apollo’s Angels: A History of Ballet (November 2010). The author’s bold assertion that ballet is dying is a call to arms for choreographers like Lynn Parkerson, who has been ready and willing to answer for years. In line with this current preoccupation with ballet history and Homans' dire diagnosis, Lynn offered a curatorial nod to ballet’s past conditions and current vivacity in March.

From Baroque to Hip Hop: Brooklyn Ballet 2011 Season from Lynn Parkerson on Vimeo.