Tag Archives: Ballet

Theatre Review: Christopher Wheeldon’s “Swan Lake” 2018

“Swan Lake” was breathtaking! Victoria Jaiani, Dylan Gutierrez and Fabrice Calmels lead an outstanding ensemble for opening night in the Auditorium Theatre of Roosevelt University. In Christopher Wheeldon’s “Swan Lake”, the Principal Dancer’s (Gutierrez) vivid imagination seemed more like reality … Continue reading

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[Interview] Meet Professional Dancer Xavier Núñez

BTSCelebs was recently given the opportunity to interview award-winning dancer Xavier Núñez! He is one of the gifted dancers who officially joined The Joffrey Ballet this season. Xavier is best known for being a part of prestigious companies like American Ballet Theatre Studio … Continue reading

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A&A Ballet’s “The Art Deco Nutcracker” is Coming to Chicago

“The Art Deco Nutcracker” opens next month, and A&A Ballet is sharing all the details! According to an official press release from A&A Ballet and Carol Fox & Associates, the shows will be held in Chicago’s Studebaker Theatre from November … Continue reading

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New Dancers Officially Joining The Joffrey Ballet

Welcome to Chicago! According to an official press release from The Silverman Group, Chicago’s Joffrey Ballet will be opening their new season with more talented dancers! Derek Drilon, Anna Gerberich, Valentino Mongolia Zamora, Xavier Núñez, Princess Reid, Julia Rust, and Leticia … Continue reading

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[Review] A&A Ballet’s “Debut” was Wonderful

On March 17 in Curtiss Hall, A&A Ballet presented a lovely intimate event (“Debut”) promoting the talent within their well-respected company. Jane Kelly was a fun and lively host, while Spooky Generator, Red Clay and Ani Gogova brought their signature sound … Continue reading

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Theatre Review: The Joffrey Ballet’s “Modern Masters”

“Modern Masters” is a must see! The Joffrey Ballet continues a season of excellence with its latest show running through February 18. “Modern Masters” pleasantly surprises you with the dynamic dancing in The Four Temperaments, Body of Your Dreams, Beyond the … Continue reading

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[Interview] Dancer Teddy Watler: “I Admire Prince Charming’s Commitment to Search for His True Love, ‘Cinderella'”

BTSCelebs:Who is Teddy Watler? Teddy Watler: I am originally from California, but I moved to Chicago in 2013 to begin my undergraduate studies. Though I have always loved ballet, I also knew I wanted to receive a college education. Now in … Continue reading

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