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Joffrey Ballet Othello workout

Joffrey Ballet Othello workout
I thought I would expand a bit on the work I am putting into my role as Othello, beyond learning the movement and acting skills.  The greatest thing to my success will be having enough stamina to perform a full show.  We may not shoot hoops, run a football field, or race the clock, but... Read more »

Joffrey Ballet Othello

Hi everyone, I am so glad to be back to Chicago after our month-long tour and to be working on  the major production of “Othello”, in which I play the lead.  This role has been a huge experience in my career because of the multiple challenges it presents…both physically and mentally. 1) It is a three-act ballet and... Read more »

Joffrey Ballet Tour Phase #1

Dancers: Fabrice Calmels & Victoria Jaiani
Choreography: Edwaard Liang
PIcture: Herbert Migdoll
Hi Everyone, I am in Los Angeles where the Joffrey Ballet is performing this weekend at the Dorothy Chandler Pavilion.  We are on what I call the “Madness Tour” phase # 1.  We are set to tour for almost two months and performing in over 20 cities across the U.S. While various situations always come up, I have been preparing myself... Read more »

Juggling Nine Ballets At Once

Joffrey Ballet 
Sacre du Printemps
The new year has begun, and the marathon of “Nutcracker” performances, which is grueling for dancers everywhere, is over.  It’s always well worth it, though, to see the smiling faces of kids and adults alike watch the shows.  I danced several roles in The Joffrey Ballet’s production in Cleveland and Chicago, and performed the Cavalier lead with Carla Korbes www.facebook.com/VailDancefrom Pacific... Read more »