Tag: Cinderella

Joffrey's Ballet Marathon Heads to Florida

So we’ve finished another workday at the Joffrey, headed into our second (and final) weekend of performing Cinderella at the Auditorium Theater, and already preparing to head off on tour to Florida next week.  Yes, that’s right.  Florida, next week, with an entirely different program, one week after closing a full length ballet.  Well it’s... Read more »

The Joffrey Opens Cinderella Tonight at the Auditorium Theater

Tonight is Joffrey’s opening night for its production of Cinderella.  I am not doing all that much in this production…I am doing a character role (Wellington) as well as the Winter Cavalier.  Wellington is almost like having a day off because it requires only minimal acting skills and a very small amount of simple dancing,... Read more »

The Joffrey's Opening Night in Los Angeles

Well it’s opening night in Los Angeles for our production of Cinderella.  We arrived on Tuesday evening and open this evening at the Dorothy Chandler Pavilion here in Los Angeles (read about it in the LA Times here).  I’ll preface this by saying don’t hate me, but it’s sunny and in the 70s today!! Sorry... Read more »

The Joffrey Getting Cinderella Ready for Los Angeles

It’s a little less than one week before the Joffrey leaves for LA to open this season’s production of Cinderella.  We are running the entire ballet in the studio twice, sometimes three times a day…stamina boot camp lol.  At this pace, I think we are certainly going to be ready.   Los Angeles has always... Read more »

My "Easy Day" at the Joffrey

As I last posted, we are back to work at the Joffrey focusing hard on our upcoming production of Cinderella.  For me, if you can believe it, I am finding myself having easier days…although I have to wonder about that statement.  An “easy” day, well a typical work day anyway, includes class from 10-11:30am followed... Read more »

Already Back to Work at the Joffrey

Well it’s only six days into the new year and we are already back at work at the Joffrey.  Our Nutcracker run finished up on December 28th and we have quickly moved onto preparing for our next run (Cinderella in February).  Before I knew it we were back at work, so I wonder….did we actually... Read more »