A Trip Down Louisville Ballet Memory Lane

A Short Journey Down Memory Lane

Join Louisville Ballet Company dancers Phillip Velinov and Natalia Ashikhmina as they share stories about self isolating at home, distance learning with the family, and their time with Louisville Ballet!Phillip and Natalia have been with Louisville Ballet since 2006. Stay tuned through the end to see some wonderful pictures of the pair through the years! Thank you, Phillip and Natalia, for making this video for us!

Posted by Louisville Ballet on Tuesday, April 28, 2020

Take a trip down Louisville Ballet memory lane with two of our long-time Company Dancers, Natalie Ashikhmina and Phillip Velinov with this made-from-home video filled with images and memories from their time spent together with the Company. Phillip and Natalia have been Louisville Ballet Company Dancers since 2006. Enjoy!

PRESS: With Extra Time And A Desire To Help, Louisville Designers Shift Focus From Costumes To Face Masks

By Stephanie Wolff for 89.3 WFPL April 6, 2020 The excerpt below is from a larger piece that details the work of many costume designers throughout the Louisville arts community. Louisville Ballet staff dropped off more than 100 masks for TARC drivers recently. The ballet’s wardrobe manager and costume designer, Alex Ludwig, and her team … Continued

#HealthyAtHome with Louisville Ballet

They are always on pointe! Our Louisville Ballet is in the "first position" in our book! #artsandcultureinky #liftuplou #teamkentucky

Posted by Greater Louisville Arts & Culture Alliance on Friday, March 27, 2020

In case you missed it, some of our Company Dancers and production staff collaborated (safely and at a distance) to create this video from their homes just after our studios closed in reaction to the Covid-19 crisis. Thanks to the Greater Louisville Arts & Culture Alliance for posting. Choreography is from “Cold Virtues” by Adam … Continued

A Statement on COVID-19

Esteemed Patrons of Louisville Ballet – Keeping the safety and well-being of our patrons, dancers, staff, friends, family and those yet known to us is in the forefront of our minds, and we want to be as proactive and agile as possible in our response to the Coronavirus global pandemic. As such, Louisville Ballet has … Continued

Press: Growth of UK Dance Program ‘Amplified’ in Concert, Conference

By UKNow March 3, 2020   The growth of the Dance Program at University of Kentucky Department of Theatre and Dance takes center stage for the next two weekends on campus as the department presents its annual dance concert, “Amplified,” followed by the American College Dance Association’s South Conference. On the eve of the program’s 10th anniversary, the conference will marks … Continued

Press: Carnegie Hall Launch Party

By The Voice-Tribune March 4, 2020   On Wednesday, Feb. 19, 2020, Jim and Sara Haynes invited friends and arts patrons to their home in Glenview to a Carnegie Hall Launch Party. The event celebrated the recently announced performance upcoming at Carnegie Hall for the Louisville Orchestra on February 20, 2021. Teddy Abrams, LO music director, … Continued