Tag: City of Prague Dance Conservatory

Opus Osm Minutka: Oliver Twist

This classic English tale is probably best known for the famous line, “Please sir, I want some more,” but this orphan story is told entirely through the language of dance. Opus Osm Minutka (Little Minute): Five Fast Facts About Bohemia Ballet’s Oliver Twist 1 This is the first Prague presentation of the story as a ballet. French choreographer Bérangère Andréo adapted the story for dance, set to music by Rachel…

Thursday, May 17, 2012: Gala X

Gala X: Junior Dancers Meet Professionals in Zuska’s Retrospective The “Gala with Youth” dance performance May 10 and 12 at The Theatre of the Estates brought together today’s experienced National Theatre dancers with tomorrow’s potential stars, all performing a handful of pieces by masterful choreographer Petr Zuska. It was part of Mr Zuska’s retrospective Petr Zuska Gala X marking his tenth anniversary as artistic director and choreographer for the National…