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Michael Pink’s The Nutcracker is Milwaukee Ballet’s take one Tchaikovsky’s classical piece, with top notch dancers and a rapturing ambiance. Read more

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Michael Pink’s Dracula was played at the Milwaukee Ballet, the masterpiece is both terrifically entertaining and a manifesto of Pink’s values as a ballet choreographer. Read more

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About Milwaukee Ballet, Luz San Miguel says, “Right away, I felt this is my place. I found home.” She wraps up her Milwaukee Ballet career with Dracula. Read more

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The Swan Lake that Michael Pink and the Milwaukee Ballet dancers, orchestra and crew presented last weekend was certainly as beautiful as anything could ever be. Read more

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On the first days of June, Milwaukee Ballet reprises Michael Pink’s innovative staging of Swan Lake. Read more

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Everybody in the land should attend a performance of Milwaukee Ballet’s Beauty and the Beast, Michael Pink and company’s finest work to date. Read more

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With Beauty and the Beast, the Milwaukee Ballet’s Michael Pink adds another full-length ballet to a body of work that includes his original takes on varied literary sources. Read more

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This year’s concert on Saturday at the Pabst Theater was outstanding. Even the title, Momentum, demonstrates the care directors Rolando Yanes and Mireille Favarel and the excellent faculty have for the future of their protégés. Read more

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The talented international company-in-training called MBII will perform a showcase on Saturday afternoon featuring new works made for them by international choreographers Kathryn Posin and Mimmo Miccolis. Read more

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Milwaukee Ballet’s Michael Pink’s The Nutcracker features stunning visuals and a kid-friendly atmosphere. This year’s staging mark’s the company’s 40th anniversary production. Read more

Classical Music

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Milwaukee Ballet’s take on Giacomo Puccini’s opera, La Bohème, is a fine balletic adaptation of a storied tragi-romantic opera. Read more

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The Milwaukee Ballet brings Artistic Director Michael Pink’s ballet theater rendition of La Bohème, considered one of the company’s finest achievements after its 2012 debut, back to the Marcus Center for another run. Read more

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Guest editorialist and Milwaukee Artistic Director Michael Pink discusses the importance of continued federal funding for the arts. Read more

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Milwaukee Ballet choreographer Michael Pink discusses the company’s upcoming performance of Mirror Mirror. Read more

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Milwaukee Ballet’s every-other-winter competition, Genesis, has two main assets: First, it gives choreographers from different parts of the world the chance to vie for a future commission with the company; and second, it provides us all wit... Read more

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The Nutcracker lives in countless details, many invented by the dancers, seemingly improvised. The whole show felt fresh and perfectly unified. Read more

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This year, Milwaukee Ballet partners with Autism Speaks, the world’s leading autism science and advocacy organization, to provide a performance of their acclaimed Nutcracker specially tailored to be sensitive to patrons on the autism spectr... Read more

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A visionary double billing of Scheherazade and Angels in the Architecture opens the new season—as well as starts something of a new era—for the Milwaukee Ballet this October. Read more

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Paul Masterson discusses current theatrical and social offerings centered on the LGBTQ community. Read more

Hear Me Out

The Milwaukee Ballet’s annual production of Michael Pink’s The Nutcracker has reached the status of a masterpiece by the company’s artistic director. Lead roles were perfectly executed by longtime company dancers with whom the production de... Read more

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Guest editorialist and Milwaukee Artistic Director Michael Pink discusses the importance of continued federal funding for the arts. Read more

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