Philadanco, an African American contemporary dance company that operates on a shoestring budget, has been awarded a $100,000 unrestricted grant.
After more than a year without a director, the School of Pennsylvania Ballet and artistic director Angel Corella have hired James K. Payne, the company said Wednesday.
For the first time in many years, Pennsylvania Ballet will have a balanced company of principal dancers, soloists, and corps de ballet members in the 2018-2019 season.
For the Eagles Super Bowl bid, Pennsylvania Ballet dancers did their graceful moves to the Eagles Fight Song. Watch the video here.
Ellen Dunkel is the digital news editor and dance critic for the Inquirer, the Daily News, and Philly.com