ballet

Dancers leap from Met Opera House to Kenyon stage

By SIEU NGUYEN – 6 years ago

Not often does one see Vassar’s own Francis Daley Ferguson Theater hanging up that many mirrors. Reflections and projected images occupy the stage, and whenever a dancer steps into the…

From NYC to Vassar: premiere dancers to perform ballet

By JAKE SOLOMAN – 7 years ago

The world of a professional dancer includes the glamour of performance, the tedious memorization of complex choreography and diligence from an early age. A window into this world will open…

Novices and experts welcome in Vassar dance groups

By Samantha Kohl – 7 years ago

No matter the time, day or season, one can observe Vassar dancers—ranging from the highly trained to novices—moving across the open and airy studios of Kenyon Hall. For those interested…

Ballet gracefully fuses traditional, innovative forms

By HECTOR FORTUN & MARIE SOLIS – 7 years ago

An opera singer stepped on stage in the Joyce Theater. Balls of light are scattered throughout. A single dancer enters, moving organically, yet precisely, grasping the small ball of green…