At 16, Kali Oliver is a veteran of the Chautauqua Dance program. She began her dance training in the Workshop…
When the audience hears the phrase “pas de deux,” often a romantic duet comes to mind — the title characters…
At 8:15 p.m. tonight in the Amphitheater, the Charlotte Ballet will take the stage to pay homage to the iconic dance. With 10 separate pas de deux of all shapes and sizes, however, they are doing far more than just paying homage.
Chautauqua Dance’s student gala is like a buffet. It serves up a little taste of everything: a sweet smackerel of classical ballet, a fresh morsel of new choreography and a savory glimpse of student performers ranging all across the skill spectrum of dance.
North Carolina Dance Theatre prides its annual “Evening of Pas de Deux” on presenting a diverse array of duets, but this year, the performance will offer something really different: a solo.
NCDT dancer Melissa Anduiza will dance “Yapos at Paalum” — a solo she choreographed for a NCDT benefit in May — as part of the pas de deux performance at 8:15 tonight in the Amphitheater.
The title, “Yapos at Paalum,” is a Tagalog translation of “Embrace and Say Farewell,” the title of the music by Rachel Grimes that will accompany the piece.