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My Trip to the Nutcracker and Dinner at Po, Which Ended Up Being Nutcracker Part 2

Michelle Won | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Michelle Won

My date and I decided on Po, the small West Villager best known as one of the first eateries where Mario Batali got his start. We got there early. But by the time we were done, the line was out the door.

Ballet Is Dying? | State Of The Arts

Ashley Bouder | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
Ashley Bouder

Ballet is dying? Really? With the release of Jennifer Homan's new book Apollo's Angels, it seems this question is a popular topic of discussion. While...

Highlights This Week: Codes, Censorship, Compilations

Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts

Controversy continued for another week on HuffPost Arts: James Elkins' questions if artists are bored, Santa got tortured, a ballerina fights against ...

WATCH: BALLET: NYC Ballerina Jenifer Ringer Responds To Body Criticism In NY Times Review

Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts

New York City Ballet dancer Jenifer Ringer appeared on the Today Show this morning to respond to a comment made about her weight in a recent NY Times ...

NY Times Critic Alastair Macaulay: Judging Bodies in Ballet and Beyond

Jennifer Edwards | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
Jennifer Edwards

When we speak of fat, chubby or plump ballet dancers, we are referring to dancers certainly below medically recommended weight. Let us not forget we have a responsibility to the vast number of young dancers watching and reading about dance.

NYT Critic Defends Weight Comments, Says 'Body In Ballet' Is Relevant

Posted 05.25.2011 | Style

Last week, we wrote about New York Times critic Alastair Macaulay's review of "George Balanchine's The Nutcracker" and his sentence that could be cons...

Nutcracker: Alastair Macaulay, Senior Dance Critic for the New York Times

Jennifer Edwards | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
Jennifer Edwards

New York Times critic Alastair Macaulay's recent review of The Nutcracker has stirred up quite a controversy due to a line saying one dancer "looked as if she'd eaten one sugar plum too many".

NYT Critic Makes Fun Of Ballerina's Weight

Posted 05.25.2011 | Style

New York Times critic Alastair Macaulay recently reviewed "George Balanchine's The Nutcracker" and he took what could be interpreted as a jab at one b...

Culture Zohn: The Architecture of Dance Festival Begins at New York City Ballet

Patricia Zohn | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Patricia Zohn

2010-05-03-outsidepull.jpg It's no wonder Alexei Ratmansky is in such great demand. He is the real deal, making his own dance architecture out of thin air.