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Dance Notes: Celebrated Masters

Celebrated Masters Dance Notes By Diane Claytor Swan Lake Suite Black Swan Pas de deux, White Swan Pas de deux and Coda and Variations. A few definitions you may find useful: a Pas de deux (French for “step of two”) is a duet in which two dancers, typically a male and female, perform ballet steps […]

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Diablo Ballet School

We are so incredibly excited to announce: Opening August of 2019 at Performing Academy’s Diablo location (also known as the Firehouse). Classes will be offered to students ages three through adult who enjoy dancing as well as those who wish to pursue a professional career in ballet. Under the leadership of Lauren Jonas, Co-Founder and […]

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Diablo Ballet Story Times

Join Diablo Ballet for our Once Upon a Time Story Times! Prior to the 2pm matinee of Once Upon a Time on March 23rd, Mayor Cindy Silva and costumed performers will bring the classic fairytale of Cinderella to life in this 30 minute interactive reading. Cinderella and her prince will teach our young audience members […]

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Dance Notes: From Another Time

From Another Time: Justin Levitt, Composer & Pianist Tina Kay Bohnstedt, Choreographer Justin Levitt is doing exactly what he has wanted to do since he was a young boy; Tina Kay Bohnstedt, on the other hand, had no interest in dancing and only took it up at the insistence of her mother. Amazingly, Justin has […]

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Dance Notes: Apollo

It’s a new year and for Diablo Ballet, it’s another year of thrilling audiences with creative, exciting and joyful performances. The second program in Diablo Ballet’s landmark 25th Season – Balanchine and Beyond – features three incredible ballets. So sit back, relax, and get ready to once again be impressed. George Balanchine and Apollo The […]

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