Tag: ballet

A Day in the Life of a Ballerina

A Day in the Life of a Ballerina

| April 2, 2014 | 0 Comments

BalletMet dancer and Columbus native Samantha Lewis has been with the company for six years. She shows us what life is like as a ballet dancer, both on stage and off.

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The Dynamics of Dance — Ballet’s Grand Jete

The Dynamics of Dance — Ballet’s Grand Jete

| November 13, 2013 | 0 Comments

In ballet, the Grand Jete – or “giant leap” – is essentially the act of performing the splits in midair. With the help of a dancer demonstrating his technique, Broad & High spoke with BalletMet, physicists and sports-medicine professionals to deconstruct the move down to its essentials and discover what kind of skills it takes to execute this move.

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Nov 13 Full Episode

Nov 13 Full Episode

| November 13, 2013 | 0 Comments

The science behind ballet, Ohio State’s new cartoon library and one actor in 40 roles.

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BalletMet’s New Artistic Director Edwaard Liang

BalletMet’s New Artistic Director Edwaard Liang

| October 9, 2013 | 0 Comments

BalletMet‘s new artistic director, Edwaard Liang talks with Broad & High about the collaborative direction he intends to take the organization. Liang discusses about his creative journey from his martial beginnings to his choreographed works for Bolshoi, Joffrey and Shanghai Ballet companies.

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Seoul Food: “Big Issue” Vendors Fight Homelessness, Embrace Ballet

Seoul Food: “Big Issue” Vendors Fight Homelessness, Embrace Ballet

| August 25, 2011 | 2 Comments

Homeless who sell the Korean edition of The Big Issue get more than just a paycheck: they get exercise, relaxation and beauty in the form of free ballet classes.

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Local Musicians, Dancers Present Stravinsky’s “A Soldier’s Tale”

Local Musicians, Dancers Present Stravinsky’s “A Soldier’s Tale”

| May 12, 2011 | 0 Comments

The Johnstone Fund for New Music and Columbus’s own dancers, musicians and speakers presented Stravinsky’s A Soldier’s Tale at the Columbus Foundation on May 1st.

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Costume Designer Linda Pisano

Costume Designer Linda Pisano

| April 21, 2008 | 0 Comments

Award winning costume designer Linda Pisano talks about why designing for the ballet holds unique challenges.

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