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New York City Ballet

  1. broadway
    Broadway’s West Side Story Stands Behind Star Accused of Sexual MisconductTens of thousands of people have signed a petition calling for Amar Ramasar’s removal.
  2. scene report
    ‘We Stand With Alexandra Waterbury’: Inside a West Side Story ProtestAbout two dozen people showed up on Friday to voice their disapproval over the casting of Amar Ramasar.
  3. new york city ballet
    New York City Ballet Announces New Leadership Post-#MeToo ReckoningAfter over a year of turmoil, the City Ballet will go on.
  4. dance
    City Ballet Dancers Will Not Perform After ‘Inappropriate Communications’One resigned.
  5. Peter Martins Will Retire From New York City Ballet Following Misconduct ClaimsNew York City Ballet opened an investigation into allegations made against the ballet-master-in-chief in early December.
  6. New York City Ballet Investigating Peter Martins After Sexual-Harassment ClaimsMartins has led the company since the 1980s.
  7. dance
    How Boy Wonder Justin Peck Is Upturning Ballet“I’m not a very good dancer,” says the focus of the new documentary Ballet 422.
  8. good pointes
    City.ballet. Is Captivating, But Oh-So BriefDance 10, length 3.
  9. life in pictures
    Life in Pictures: Wendy WhelanA prima ballerina’s farewell, from final bow to bedtime.
  10. art
    Parisian Street Artist JR Prepares His First Foray Into BalletPremiering on April 29, Les Bosquets is about the French riots of 2005.
  11. chat room
    America’s Studliest Ballet Dancer ReturnsEdward Villella, who danced for Balanchine, debuts his Miami City Ballet in New York tonight.
  12. beef
    In Your Face, New York City Ballet: Alexei Ratmansky Goes to American Ballet TheatreRatmansky, Bolshoi Ballet’s artistic director will not, as most expected, be stepping into Christopher Wheeldon’s hallowed shoes as New York City Ballet’s choreographer.
  13. apropos of nothing
    Lil Wayne Predictably Sued by Litigious GeezersThe Rolling Stones’ publishing company thinks Wayne’s “Playin’ With Fire” sounds a little too much like the band’s “Play With Fire,” weirdly.
  14. the water cooler
    See the Life-size ‘Watchmen’ Owlship, and Other News From Comic-Con’Tron 2,’ ‘Fringe,’ ‘Wolverine,’ and more all together at the year’s biggest Hollywood promotional event.
  15. news reel
    Kirsten Dunst Claims Johnny Depp Wears Earbuds While ActingSome sketchy earsay from Kirsten Dunst.
  16. chat room
    Ballet’s Damian Woetzel on Harvard, His Final Performance, and RetirementWoetzel talks to Vulture on the day of his last-ever performance with the New York City Ballet.
  17. news reel
    At City Ballet, Jerome Robbins Remembered As a Guy You Wouldn’t Mind Seeing Fall Off the StageEthan Hawke, Jonathan Marc Sherman, Lauren Bacall, and Lesley Stahl remember the mercurial choreographer.
  18. chat room
    Dancer Jock Soto Looks Back on a Life in Tights (and Fishnets)“I’d been dancing in a strip mall outside Phoenix. I didn’t know what I was getting myself into.”
  19. tube junkie
    Video: Behind the Ballet