Archive for October 2010

Upcoming Career Transition for Dancers Gala

As you can tell from my last blog, we just finished up our Fall Program and now will be incredibly busy working a new world premiere as well as Nutcracker…but true to form, there’s more…I also have something else exciting to focus on!  I invite you all to circle November 8th on your calendar for... Read more »

The End to a Great Joffrey Fall Program

The Joffrey finished it’s run of it’s fall program All Stars yesterday and I have to say, what an amazing feeling (but sad as well) to be done with a run you thought was so successful.  I realized we did quite well, which is of course, how it should be.  It’s weird in some ways... Read more »

Reviews from Joffrey's Opening Night

Chicago Sun Times, 10/14/2010 This is what I call the best possibility of a “feel good opening night”.  What I call feel good is when everything goes as wanted and without trouble.  But the truth is that even when that happens, we never know if the audience or critics are on the same boat as... Read more »

Opening Night at the Joffrey

Well today was D Day….all day the pressure was building up.  I was very excited to open Joffrey’s “Supernova” program tonight with works from such amazing choreographers as Christopher Wheeldon, George Balanchine, and Jerome Robbins.  Tonight I danced After the Rain…the pas de deux is very slow and serene, making it incredibly difficult to execute... Read more »

Complete Joffrey Performance Schedule- All Stars

Hey everyone…last week I posted my performance dates for the first weekend of the Joffrey’s upcoming production of “All Stars“, and now I’ve learned what my performance dates will be for the second weekend.  I decided to put them all together here, so feel free to pass the link around to this page, and make... Read more »

Upcoming Joffrey Performance Schedule

Here are my performance dates for the fist week of performance for the Joffrey’s fall program, “All Stars: Go Supernova“.  The performances run October 13-24th at the Auditorium Theater.  All Stars includes works by George Balanchine, Jerome Robbins, and Christopher Wheeldon with live music from the Chicago Sinfonietta.  Get your tickets now!! Program: Stravinsky Vilon... Read more »