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Houston dancers find a lot to like — and hate — in Black Swan

Natalie Portman calls the film “a conversation piece,” and Black Swan, Darren Aronofsky’s dark riff on ballet, certainly has the dance world talking. The movie captivated the attention of …


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Encore: Jane Weiner’s Village of Waltz returns with a new attitude

Jane Weiner can describe Village of Waltz in three words: Community. Magic. Ensemble. Making Nancy Wozny’s Top 10 of the decade, Village of Waltz has also been described as …


News_Houston Ballet_Jewels_EmeraldsHouston Ballet’s precious Jewels is a real gem

Bling isn’t really my thing. In fact you might even say I’m ornamentally challenged. But when the curtain lifted like the lid of a fine jewelry box, revealing …

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Nichelle balances careers as a dancer, instructor, writer, and mother. She is a seasoned performer whose strength lies in bringing dramatic

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