Nutcracker Survival Tips

Alana Griffith Artist, Milwaukee Ballet Favorite role: Clara “Clara was my first soloist role and the first role I did where my character danced through the entire ballet. I liked playing with different ways of making her sweet and lovable or bratty and funny. Switching from Clara to the corps to divertissements makes the rehearsalMore »

An Inner Spark: Reverence with Megan Fairchild

New York City Ballet principal Megan Fairchild brings lessons from Broadway to her performances. You took a year off to perform on Broadway as Ivy Smith in On the Town. What did you learn from that experience? If I’m not being classical I can be kind of a goofy dancer, so it was a goodMore »