Category: In Dreams

"In Dreams" Heads to Guatemala

Monday the dancers rehearsed In Dreams , a piece created to the music of Roy Orbison for Ballet Memphis by Trey McIntyre. A group of dancers will perform In Dreams , among other works, in Guatemala in a few weeks as part of the company's touring.   Here Virginia Pilgrim and Steven McMahon practice one of their duets. To see two such strong dancers partner together is a true delight. Each magnifies the other's expertise and passion to double the effect, and overwhelm you. In... Read More
Posted by Joan Biddle at Tuesday, May 7, 2013 | 0 comments
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Ballet Memphis revels in refinement in Cleveland debut

Some dance companies make an impression by trying to leap past the footlights and into the audience’s lap. Others are content to share their art with more poise and subtlety.Ballet Memphis is among the latter. In its Cleveland debut Saturday at the Ohio Theatre under the auspices of DanceCleveland, the company revealed that refinement, detail and unity are paramount. The dancers are beautifully trained and expressive, equal to all of the tasks set before them.The repertoire Saturday gave the... Read More
Posted by Cynthia Saatkamp at Sunday, March 11, 2012 | 0 comments
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