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Insights: Balanchine and Robbins – Exploring American Idols

Stephanie Jordan explores the opposing temperaments of two of the most celebrated 20th century choreographers.

Most recent performance

There are currently no scheduled performances of Insights: Balanchine and Robbins – Exploring American Idols. It was last on stage 27 November 2018 as part of the Autumn 2018/19 season.

Background

Discover more about America’s two most celebrated 20th century ballet choreographers and their work for New York City Ballet. In this talk Stephanie Jordan will examine the opposing temperaments of George Balanchine and Jerome Robbins while introducing their respective styles and musicalities: one the flexible master of neo-classicism, the other a driven humanist searching to tell human stories through the formality of ballet.