More articles about: Ballet Philippines

Stories you wouldn't want to miss this month.
This August is an exciting month, as we have a multitude of exciting stories to tell. On our digital cover, we have Alice Reyes, the spirited founder of Ballet Philippines who is taking the dance company into its 50th year. T&C is also ...
In line with the 50th anniversary of Ballet Philippines, T&C catches up with the spirited woman who started it all.
National Artist for Dance Alice Reyes, founder and current artistic director of Ballet Philippines, is every bit the individual you’d expect her to be. She is a cresting wave; a force of power and grace crowned by a bold shock of white ...
Catch it for one more weekend this February.
“For never was a story or more woe than this of Juliet and her Romeo,” William Shakespeare writes, closing what would, perhaps, be the very novel that has become synonymous to the Bard’s name.The tragedy of Romeo & Juliet is not an ...
How artistic director Alice Reyes is leading Ballet Philippines into its biggest season yet.
A number of internationally renowned ballet companies have been going live on Facebook today, October 2, hosting a campaign known as World Ballet Day. This celebration of ballet gives audiences the opportunity to take a virtual peek into the lives of these artists from various ...
Why the 'Don Quixote' ballet is as iconic as the novel.
Giselle can easily be considered the ballet world’s great tragedy, while The Nutcracker it’s best seasonal performance. Among the ranks of these iconic ballets is Don Quixote, taking its place as the art form’s version of a romantic comedy for its amusing ...
You will never watch a ballet the same way again.
In learning to appreciate ballet, one would have to imagine the backstage processes to further understand it. The months of preparation are a picture of endless blisters, iced buckets for aching feet, and days spent attempting to revive the choreography of a ...
With National Artist for Dance Alice Reyes back as its artistic director, Ballet Philippines prepares for its 48th season.
Ballet Philippines opens its 48th season this month, with National Artist for Dance Alice Reyes, the woman who founded the country’s premier dance company, back as its artistic director. One of the original dancers of the acclaimed Bayanihan dance company, Reyes went ...