The single most spectacular dance number on view at the moment -- and it won't be for long; get there fast -- erupts in the second act of On Your Toes, the current Encores! series entry at City Center.
I am often asked by new audience members of all ages, but especially young people, what should they look for at a dance performance. I decided to ask my colleagues to answer this question in one sentence.
For the American Ballet Theatre's spring gala, the trend of the evening was dresses with trains. My date was no exception, wearing a dress so tight and with such a train that three police officers had to help her out of her car.