Theresa Ruth Howard, Kiyon Gaines, and Donald Byrd preview the upcoming MobBallet digital symposium centering Blackness in ballet.
Seattleites love getting outside during those few summer months when the sun shines. There are outdoor concerts, festivals, movie screenings, and now, a dance performance.… Read More »Sculptured Dance brings PNB to the Park
American choreographer Alvin Ailey is often quoted stating that his dancers needed a “ballet bottom” and a “modern top,” and this idea accurately applies to… Read More »PNB Showcases Ever-Evolving Field of Contemporary Ballet
Coriolis Dance Photo by Ernie Sapiro In an evening curated by innovative PNB soloist and choreographer, Kiyon Gaines, it seemed fitting that classical and… Read More »Spotlight on Seattle Showcases Best in Technique, Creativity
Written by Steve Ha Choreographer Kiyon Gaines (right) rehearses a section of his ballet, Sum Stravinsky, with Pacific Northwest Ballet soloist Laura Gilbreath and principal dancer… Read More »Twists and Turns: Kiyon Gaines’s Road to Recovery