Carolina Ballet

Artistic Director/CEO Robert Weiss

Carolina Ballet is one of America’s premiere arts organizations. Launched as a professional dance company in 1997 under the direction of Artistic Director/CEO Robert Weiss, Carolina Ballet has since garnered critical praise from the national and international media, staged 80 world premiere ballets, and toured internationally in China and Hungary. Continue reading

Boston Ballet

Boston Ballet, founded in 1963 by E. Virginia Williams, and Sydney Leonard, was the first professional repertory ballet company in New England. Boston Ballet’s national and international reputation developed under the leadership of Artistic Directors Violette Verdy (1980–1984), Bruce Marks (1985–1997), and Anna-Marie Holmes (1997–2000). Today, Boston Ballet is one of the major ballet companies in North America and among the top companies in the world. Continue reading

Miami City Ballet

Year Founded 1986 Website Senior Staff Chief Executive: Karen Mitchell, President Director: Pamela Gardiner, Executive Director Artistic Staff Artistic Director: Edward Villella, Founding Artistic Director Other Formation * Principal Dancers * Principal Soloists * Soloists * Corps de ballet … Continue reading

NYC Ballet

New York City BALLET New York City Ballet (NYCB) is a ballet company founded in 1948 by choreographer George Balanchine and Lincoln Kirstein. Léon Barzin was the company’s first music director. Balanchine and Jerome Robbins are considered the founding choreographers … Continue reading