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Classics, Contemporaries and World Premieres: NYCB’s 2020 Winter Season

January 29, 2020

The New York City Ballet’s winter season includes classic Balanchine and Robbins pieces, contemporary works and world premieres.

Dancers from different routines in 'The Nutcracker,' such as the Candy Cane dancers and the Sugar Plum Fairy, performed at the event.

‘Behind the Magic’ Celebrates ‘Nutcracker’ Traditions

December 21, 2019

The New York City Ballet gave audiences and dance aficionados a look into the secrets behind the perennial holiday ballet, “The Nutcracker.”

Miriam Miller, in addition to dancing professionally, is a student at Fordham College at Lincoln Center.  (EMMA DIMARCO/THE OBSERVER)

Miriam Miller: Balancing School and the Stage

April 22, 2017

By JENNA BATTAGLIA Staff Writer Miriam Miller is about to embark on her second spring season with th...

Alumnus Expresses Passion Through Choreography

June 3, 2011

By JENNIE NAU Editor in Chief Published: May 1, 2008 “Being a woman choreographer, let alone a woman ballet choreographer who can actually [be successful] at it and not wait tables, is very difficult.  You can still name us on one hand,” said Lisa de Ribere Larkin, FCLC ’02, choreographer and former member of the ...