Prelude 2016: An Event in Support of Louisville’s Waterfront Botanical Gardens

The official start of summer reminded us of the gloriously beautiful day we experienced while performing as part of Prelude 2016: an event in support of creating Louisville’s own Waterfront Botanical Gardens. What an amazing setting for choreography by two of our Company Dancers, Sanjay Saverimuttu and Ryan Stokes, performed to live music by two … Continued

It’s been an amazing year.

Our 2015-2016 Season was a year of collaboration and new beginnings. And as our Artistic & Executive Director Robert Curran’s first full season of programming for the Company, it was the year that set our course for many years to come. This video captures some of the highlights, especially of our final production, ‘Balanchine’, as … Continued

Review | Ballet, orchestra duet exudes energy

By Elizabeth Kramer for The Courier-Journal March 6, 2016 The energy in Kentucky Center’s Whitney Hall was palpable given the number of artists from the Louisville Ballet and the Louisville Orchestra who were performing Friday on “Spring Collaboration” with three works featuring work by choreographer Adam Hougland and marking a significant collaboration between the two arts groups. … Continued

Ballet, Orchestra fuse talents with new works

By Elizabeth Kramer for The Courier-Journal February 26, 2016 The Louisville Ballet’s primary rehearsals studio overlooking Main Street looks a little different in the lead up to the opening of a new production. “Don’t run into the chairs,” choreographer Adam Hougland called out to the dancers as they began to take their places. In front … Continued

Behind-the-scenes glimpse: Louisville Ballet + Louisville Orchestra ‘Spring Collaboration’

Louisville Orchestra Artistic Director Teddy Abrams joined us in the studios last Thursday for our Spring Collaboration Open Rehearsal. What a treat to have him there for donors and special guests, along with our Artistic & Executive Director Robert Curran and Principal Choreographer Adam Hougland. To find out more about what makes Spring Collaboration so groundbreaking, … Continued