Mark Kappel

Newsnotes

NEWSNOTES

2023

March 30 and April 1 (Evening) – Zhong-Jing Fang danced the role of Elena in Christopher Wheeldon’s Like Water Like Chocolate with American Ballet Theatre at the Segerstrom Performing Arts Center in Costa Mesa, California.

April 1 & 2 – Cristian Laverde Konig danced the role of the Prince in Snow White with the Shreveport Metropolitan Ballet at the Riverview Theatre in Shreveport, Louisiana.

April 18-21 – The Valentina Kozlova International Ballet Competition took take place at the Kaye Playhouse in New York City.

April 27 & 30 – Valentina Kozlova danced her own piece, Til Then, as her participation in Dances I Love at the Theater at St. Jeans in New York City.

June 24 (Matinee), 26, 28 (Evening), & 30 – Zhong-Jing Fang danced the role of Elena in Christopher Wheeldon’s Like Water Like Chocolate with American Ballet Theatre at the Metropolitan Opera House in New York City.

July 24-28 – Marena Perez and Daniel Saez were members of the faculty for the Shreveport Metropolitan Ballet’s Summer Intensive in Shreveport, Louisiana.

October 4 – Janis Brenner performed her piece, Inheritance: A Litany at the University of South Carolina in Columbia, South Carolina.

October 23 – Janis Brenner performed her piece, She Remembers Her Amnesia at the National Arts Club in New York.

November 24 – December 31 – Mikko Nissinen’s production of The Nutcracker was performed by the Boston Ballet at the Opera House in Boston, Massachusetts.

December 1-24 – The Kansas City Ballet danced Devon Carney’s production of The Nutcracker at the Kauffman Center for the Arts in Kansas City, Missouri.

December 9 & 10 – Yoshiko Kamikusa and Luis Ocaranza appeared as guest artists in the Shreveport Metropolitan Ballet’s production of The Nutcracker at the Riverview Theatre in Shreveport, Louisiana.

2024

January 24 – Tiit Helimets danced in the Pas de Deux from Helgi Tomasson’s 7 for Eight at the San Francisco Ballet’s annual gala performance at the War Memorial Opera House in San Francisco, California.

February 14-March 3 – Colin Dunne will be appearing in Jean Butler’s What We Hold at the Irish Arts Center in New York.

February 16-25 – The Kansas City Ballet will perform Devon Carney’s Peter Pan at the Kauffman Center for the Arts in Kansas City, Missouri.

February 22 – March 3 – The Boston Ballet will present Mikko Nissinen’s concept of Raymonda including excerpts from the ballet which he will co-stage with Florence Clerc, and will be performed at the Opera House in Boston, Massachusetts.

March 28 – Janis Brenner will perform her piece, She Remembers her Amnesia at Pomona College in California.

April 6 & 7 – Cristian Laverde Konig will appear as a guest artist in the Shreveport Metropolitan Ballet’s production of Beauty and the Beast at the Riverview Theatre in Shreveport, Louisiana.

April 8-12 – The Valentina Kozlova International Ballet Competition will take place at the Kaye Playhouse in New York City.

Last Revised: February 2024

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