Category Archives: NETHERLANDS DANCE THEATER

Dance, Dance, Dance!

By Victoria Looseleaf The brilliant impresario and founder of the Ballets Russes, Sergei Diaghilev, is a titan in the dance world. Too bad he never wanted his famed troupe filmed during its brief existence. (Founded in 1909, it was disbanded … Continue reading

Posted in ALVIN AILEY, ANNA PAVLOVA, ARTHAUS MUSIK, ARTHUR MITCHELL, BEN STEVENSON, CHRISTOPHER BRUCE, HOUSTON BALLET, JIRI KYLIAN, NETHERLANDS DANCE THEATER, NIJINSKY, STRAVINSKY, ULYSSES DOVE, VAI | Comments Off

A Love Letter to–and from–Amsterdam (With a Shout-Out from Den Haag)

Houseboats on the Prinsengracht, Amsterdam. Photo by Victoria Looseleaf. By Victoria Looseleaf Ah, Amsterdam, thy name is freedom, beauty and culture, with your denizens, the hearty and wonderful Dutch folk, making it all possible. Freedom, of course, includes the many … Continue reading

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