Archive for January 2010

30secondsofdance LA videos

So while the Joffrey is here in LA, I thought I would repost some of the old 30SOD footage I shot last summer of great dancers out here in LA.  Enjoy these videos and make sure to look for more 30SOD videos coming up in the future (editing will resume soon enough…once I find a... Read more »

The Underground Dance Scene in LA

So we’ve been here in LA for several days now, but what I really wanted to share with you was an experience I had my first night out after our first rehearsal earlier in the week.  It was unusual, but one of those experiences that opened my eyes to a world I’ve never experienced and... 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 »

Fabrice's Pictures of the Last Decade

The last decade brought me here to the United States, brought me to where I am now settled at the Joffrey, and truly expanded my professional success.   I realize that it is now several weeks into the new year and new decade, but it’s still January and still a time to look back at... 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 »