Watch a segment of Orchis photography and music On all three shows, the audiences loved Orchis! Some came second and third time to see it again. It was a fine example of great collaboration and everything fit together like a fine jigsaw puzzle. … [Read more...] about Orchis Closed
As I was getting ready to write this post I learned the passing of a dear friend, an elder in our family, our beloved Melin ağabey, a gentle soul and a kind man. I dedicate this post to his memory. RIP Melin. After much rehearsals and tweaking, last … [Read more...] about Agon & Orchis: The Opening Night
Tomorrow is the opening night of Agon & Orchis. I will see the dress rehearsal later today. Yesterday I took yet more photographs at the rehearsal in the FBP studios. Towards the end, I decided to record their movements rather than momentary … [Read more...] about They Move
The company dancers and the artistic team has done wonders with Orchis. When I watched rehearsals a little while ago and posted some photographs I mentioned the awkward moments, difficult to master moves, pain, and persistence of this fine group of … [Read more...] about Orchis is coming, Orchis is coming …
How do they look so graceful on stage when they dance? It looks so easily done, but nothing can be farther from truth. After watching the rehearsals for Agon & Orchis it is impossible not to renew your respect for their artistic and physical … [Read more...] about How Do They Do That?
(This post may save you 15%, look for the discount code in it.) In less than five weeks the Festival Ballet Providence will have a very special performance. They will stage a ground breaking ballet by Balanchine in 1950s, Agon; and a ground … [Read more...] about Agon & Orchis, Save the Date, Get Your Tickets