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“Cinderella” Returns to Chicago

On May 26, the Studebaker Theatre will host an encore presentation of Alexei Kremnev’s highly acclaimed “Cinderella”.  BTSCelebs was among the many reviewers last year who couldn’t stop raving about the event. According to A&A Ballet’s recent press release, “more … Continue reading

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Dance Review: The Joffrey Ballet’s “8th Annual Winning Works”

BTSCelebs was given the special opportunity to review “The 8th Annual Winning Works“ this weekend. Gifted choreographers Luis Vazquez, Telmo Moreira, Claudia Schreier and Omar Roman De Jesus all showcased a colorful interpretation of their own personal dances. This year, … 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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The Joffrey Ballet’s “Global Visionaries” – April 26th, 2017

Global Visionaries is unlike anything you have ever seen before! From comedy to serious artistic expression, Joffrey‘s Global Visionaries has it all. I have to give another standing ovation to all the hard-working dancers and choreographers who put together such an … Continue reading

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A&A Ballet Debuts “Cinderella” in May

The Midwest will be delighted this year by the wonderful dance interpretation of the beloved classic “Cinderella”.  A&A Ballet founders Alexei Kremnev and Anna Reznik are bringing the story to life once again to jump start our summer. Chicago and Naperville … Continue reading

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A&A Ballet Wins Big at the “2017 Youth America Grand Prix”

A&A Ballet is already off to a great start! Dancers, ages 9 – 19, lined up to compete in one of the largest ballet competitions in the world last weekend. The young students (and instructors) from the new A&A Ballet company … Continue reading

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[Interview] Dancers Jameson Keating and Derek Drilon Reveal Desire to Perform with Newsies and Coldplay

On Friday, BTSCelebs was given the golden opportunity to interview Joffrey Ballet dancers Jameson Keating and Derek Drilon in the Joffrey Tower in Chicago They were two handsome gentlemen with a refreshing zest for life. During the interview, Derek radiated … Continue reading

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