Tag: Kennedy Center

Nutcracker Tour in Washington DC

We left Chicago last Monday but unfortunately spent much of the day at the airport because of terrible weather.  I will say that things happen for a reason because as soon as we arrived in Washington it was like I was rewarded.  It was beautiful outside and decided to take a nice walk.  It was... Read more »

Live Performance Today (Free Online)

It’s finally here, Avi Scher (a former dancer at the Joffrey and old friend) & Dancers is performing at the Kennedy Center!  If you are in the DC area you should go and check it out for free at 6pm, and if not, watch it live online! http://www.kennedy-center.org/programs/millennium/schedule.html The performance will feature 3 favorite works... Read more »

The Joffrey and Washington DC...here we come!

Here we are, the day has come!!! My biggest wish will become a reality…..After the world premiere opening of Age of Innocence a few years ago (choreographed by Edwaard Liang, an ex New York City Ballet dancer, and an incredibly talented new choreographer; music by the reknowned Phillip Glass), I had only one wish to... Read more »

Nutcracker Holiday Fun

So here we are once again, getting ourselves ready for the Nutcracker season.  I would say it is the most fun part of our season, although I am certain other dancers would adamantly disagree with me.  Let’s see, I tried to do this in the last blog, but it’s anywhere from 20-40 performances a season... Read more »