Beyond Dance: September Edition

Welcome to another issue of The Music Center’s Beyond Dance, our monthly roundup of what’s happening in the dance world.

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Sergei Polunin; Photograph by Paul Wetherell for W Magazine

Rouge Ballet Star Returns

Published 9/18/17 on W Magazine. 

Sergei Polunin, the prodigy at London’s Royal Ballet who shocked the dance world when he abruptly quit at age 22, is back in the spotlight and ready to take the stage again.

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Babyballet; Photograph by The Examiner.


Babyballet Heads to America 

Published 9/18/17 on The Examiner. 

A successful UK & Australian franchise, Babyballet looks to bring its non-competitive dance classes for children of all abilities (6 months to 6 years) to the U.S. next year.

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Flooding at the Wortham Theater Center in Houston caused by Hurricane Harvey. The center, home to Houston Grand Opera and Houston Ballet, will be closed until at least May because of flood damage.Credit: Kirill Kuzmin, The New York Times.

Still Dancing in Houston

Published 9/19/17 in The New York Times. 

Hurricane Harvey tries and fails to stop the dancing in Houston. However, The Houston Ballet and many other performing arts groups are left scambling to relocate their seasons after The Wortham Theater Center announces they will not reopen until May.

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More Information on Dance Magazine’s site. 

Until the Lions

Glorya Kaufman Presents Dance at The Music Center & The Music Center On Location™ present Until the Lions, an epic tale of strength, imagination and endurance of the female spirit. Experience this once-in-a-lifetime performance at the historic Culver Studios on a sound stage.

The Culver Studios; October 18-21. 

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Until the Lions Rehearsal