Tag Archives: Kathryn Morgan

New York City Ballet Soloist Kathryn Morgan | From the wings, in her own words

November 28, 2011

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New York City Ballet Soloist Kathryn Morgan sets the record straight about her illness You may know that Kathryn Morgan, a very talented and popular Soloist with New York City Ballet, has been off-stage for 18 months. What you may not know is that for all of that time Kathryn has been battling a debilitating illness that […]

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Ballet Business | Ballet Class

February 5, 2011

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Ballet Business | Ballet Class

Ballet Class “It’s just part of the routine of being a professional dancer; at Northern Ballet it’s treated as training, a time to constantly hone our technique and improve. Sometimes it seems a chore but without it you feel disconnected for the rest of the dancing day.” Hannah Bateman, First Soloist, Northern Ballet. The daily […]

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Kathryn Morgan’s signed pointe shoes – WINNER ANNOUNCED

November 3, 2010

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A massive thank you to everyone who entered the competition to win a pair of Kathryn Morgan’s signed pointe shoes, launched on the first anniversary of her promotion to Soloist with New York City Ballet.  I think it’s fair to say that most of you found the second question a good deal harder than the first.  […]

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New York City Ballet’s Kathryn Morgan signs pointe shoes for Ballet NEWS

October 27, 2010

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New York City Ballet’s Kathryn Morgan signs pointe shoes for Ballet NEWS

One year ago today, New York City Ballet dancer was promoted to Soloist. To celebrate her anniversary and on-going achievements, I have a pair of Kathryn’s pointe shoes to give away to one lucky reader. Kathryn has set two questions – it’s up to you whether you answer either or both – the first is […]

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English National Ballet | The story of a Swan Lake tutu

June 2, 2010

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swan lake tutu

Swan Lake and its iconic tutus Think of a traditional Swan Lake and then magnify the spectacle. English National Ballet’s in-the-round version has 60 swans gliding across the stage together – a traditional production might have only 20. For the busy wardrobe department, this makes a lot of work, and is one of the elements of […]

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Cupcakes & Conversation with Kathryn Morgan, Soloist, New York City Ballet

April 18, 2010

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christmas ballet cupcakes

  Primrose Bakery supports Ballet News Cupcakes & Conversation with Kathryn Morgan, Soloist, New York City Ballet Kathryn and I share a passion for widening the reach of ballet; bringing ballet to people who, at the moment, just don’t see what ballet has to offer them or why it’s even relevant to their lives.  And […]

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