What would the holidays be without posters for some adaptation of Tchaikovsky and Petipa’s The Nutcracker hanging in shop windows?
Ahoy! Fluid Movement, Baltimore’s wackiest (and only?) water ballet troupe is back for another lap across the pool.
Misty Copeland is coming back to Baltimore.
I have to admit – I’m not exactly up-to-date on my prima ballerinas. The names Veronika Part and Vitali Krauchenka didn’t mean anything to me before yesterday. But then I saw this tweet by esteemed New Yorker writer/Vanity Fair culture critic James Wolcott:
Veronika Part is dancing Giselle?! In Baltimore!? [crumples to floor, room begins to spin] http://t.co/DUzrHZkKHd
— James Wolcott (@JamesWolcott) June 9, 2014