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Daniel Ulbricht’s Dance Against Cancer Brings Together Ballet’s Biggest Stars

When New York City Ballet principal Daniel Ulbricht and Manhattan Youth Ballet programming director Erin Fogarty first produced Dance Against Cancer: An Evening to Benefit the American Cancer Society back in 2010, they likely had no idea how big it would become. Now a highly anticipated annual event, Dance Against Cancer has raised almost $1 […]

Daniel Ulbricht and Friends Rally to Fight Cancer

Six years ago, New York City Ballet principal Daniel Ulbricht and Erin Fogarty, director of programming at Manhattan Youth Ballet, teamed up to create Dance Against Cancer. The annual benefit for the American Cancer Society brings together ballet, modern and Broadway dancers, with every performer donating their own time. Pointe spoke with Ulbricht before this […]

Daniel Ulbricht Gears Up for Dance Against Cancer

Whoever thinks dancing is a selfish profession hasn’t met New York City Ballet principal Daniel Ulbricht. Once again, he’s joining forces with the American Cancer Society for his annual Dance Against Cancer benefit on April 27 in New York City. Ulbricht, whose mother is currently battling uterine cancer, and his co-producer Erin Fogarty, who lost […]

Danny Ulbricht on Barak's New Ballet

New York City Ballet principal Daniel Ulbricht is noted for his high energy and soaring leaps, but for Melissa Barak’s recently premiered Call Me Ben, he took on a role that could have had him falling flat on his face: He not only had to deliver dialogue, but he had to play the gangster Meyer […]

Join Us for Our 2024 Pointe Live Classes & Conversations on July 20!

Mark your calendars! We are thrilled to announce that we’ll be hosting our Pointe Live Classes & Conversations on Saturday, July 20, at the Manhattan Movement and Arts Center in New York City. After the enormous success of last year’s event, we’ve expanded Classes & Conversations to offer even more opportunities for participants to learn […]

Technique, Performance, and Networking Align in Next Generation Ballet’s New Summer Intensive Partnership

Focused solely on ballet students’ development no matter what company or college awaits them, Next Generation Ballet has produced successful alumni who’ve gone on to join renowned companies around the world, from Boston Ballet to Dutch National Ballet. Without a professional company to feed into, the pre-professional program of the Tampa, Florida–based Patel Conservatory prepares artists for today’s ballet […]