Miami City Ballet presented its Program IV Friday night at the Kravis Center, closing the season with a two-act evening of dance aptly titled Broadway & Ballet. While the program was well-rehearsed, expertly performed and easily endured, it lacked the wow factor that has made some of the company’s recent offerings so thrilling.
It is essential to preserve the masterworks of choreographers such as Jerome Robbins and George Balanchine, and Miami City Ballet does this exceptionally well. Dances at a Gathering
, the ballet portion of the evening, is an hour of lovely dancing, and Slaughter on Tenth Avenue
captures the spirit and energy of Broadway theater dance...read more