#TBT Yuan Yuan Tan and Desmond Richardson in Othello

Have Pointe Shoes, Will Travel

The streets of Beijing’s Forbidden City witnessed some impromptu tendus when San Francisco Ballet’s dancers went sightseeing during their November tour to China. The com­pany’s first visit to the People’s Republic, arranged by private donors to coincide with the...
#TBT Yuan Yuan Tan and Desmond Richardson in Othello

Shanghai Exchange

As four members of the Shanghai Ballet blocked the opening of Jules Perrot’s Pas de Quatre at Shanghai’s Majestic Theatre, a lone cowboy wandered out of a wing. Clad in the bright aqua shirt and black Stetson worn by the male corps in George...