Archive for November 2010

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 »

Nutcracker Performance Schedule in DC and St. Louis

Well, it’s Friday and we’re all very tired from a hard week of work at the Joffrey.  We have had Ed Liang here creating a new work for the Spring Program, all the while trying to put Nutcracker together at the same time.  We leave for Washington DC on Monday, and open our Nutcracker season... Read more »

An Amazing Night at the CTFD Gala

Life is full of surprises.  The CFTD Gala in NY on Monday night was another night of wonderful experiences.  The entire evening was full of legends, big names, and wonderful dancers to watch and be around.  And on top of that, I got to see my old friend Daniil, still the funniest guy out there,... Read more »

Day 2 In New York

I woke up this morning to a beautiful day in New York. It’s not quite cold outside yet and above me was a great beautiful open sky.  I decided to take a ballet class at Steps this morning…the 10:30am class with Willy Burmann is the way to go.  Even though his class moved very fast... Read more »

In NY for the CTFD 25th Anniversary Gala

So I made it to New York safely this morning to prepare for what will be an incredible performance on Monday night at the Career Transition for Dancers 25th Silver Jubilee Anniversary Gala.  I’ll be performing the Light Rain pas de deux with Valerie Robin, along with a long list of exceptional performers (see below).  ... Read more »