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Photos: The Boston Ballet's Fancy Free

The Boston Ballet performs "Fancy Free" at the Opera House on May 10-20, 2012.
Boston Opera House | May 10-20, 2012
By ERIC ANTONIOU  |  May 18, 2012
Topless dancing

Topless dancing


We're not sure that the Boston Opera House (539 Washington Street, Boston) is going to become the next boys' night out hotspot anytime soon, but...
By Scott Kearnan  |  April 18, 2011
Boston Ballet Elo Experience

Boston Ballet's Elo Experience

Moon landing
Moon landing
By JEFFREY GANTZ  |  March 25, 2011
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Terpsichore's delight: Boston's Spring dance preview

Ballet, international dance, dance filmmakers, popular dance, and more -- there's something for every fan of dance in Boston this Spring.
Springing into dance
By DEBRA CASH  |  March 18, 2011
Brazilian beats

Brazilian beats


One of these years, we hope we'll make it to Rio's Carnival. All the festive attire, wild performances, and huge street parties kind of remind...
By Scott Kearnan  |  January 10, 2011
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Winter Dance Preview: Toe shoes to tap shoes

Whether you're more likely to thrill to '80s funk, to groove on the tap-goes-flamenco experiments of hoofer Savion Glover, or to enjoy classical ballet with a side of buttered popcorn, the winter months' many offerings are guaranteed to keep your spirit
Winter dance's top 10
By DEBRA CASH  |  December 31, 2010


Rodrigo y Gabriela at the Boston Opera House

Rodrigo y Gabriela at the Boston Opera House


Acoustic duo Rodrigo y Gabriela met while playing in a Mexico City thrash-metal band, and you can hear the remnants of those humble, ear-splitting beginnings...
By Ashley Rigazio  |  August 25, 2010
Rufus Wainwright at the Boston Opera House

Rufus Wainwright at the Boston Opera House


Born to folk singers, Rufus Wainwright grew up more interested in Schubert lieder and Verdi's Macbeth than the simple, relaxed songs of the flower era....
By Ashley Rigazio  |  July 29, 2010
Flamenco Festival 2010 | February 5-6

Flamenco Festival 2010 | February 5-6


Normally we think of ruffled dresses as the stuff of junior-high formals — but if you’re itching for the opportunity to break out the fuchsia...
By Scott Kearnan  |  January 25, 2010
In the Heights at the Boston Opera House | January 12

In the Heights at the Boston Opera House | January 12


It's always nice to see a little youthful vitality brought to Broadway, which not long ago could have been nicknamed "The Great Old and White...
By webteam  |  December 14, 2009
More Than One Way to Crack a Nut

More Than One Way to Crack a Nut


There are some holiday traditions that need no introduction, and The Nutcracker is one of them. The Boston Ballet has been staging its production of...
By Scott Kearnan  |  November 30, 2009


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No place like home

The first thing audiences see when the curtain goes up on Boston Ballet's Giselle is our heroine's charming Rhineland-village home, a rustic abode that in Peter Farmer's set is framed by birches, a symbol of fidelity.
Boston Ballet's Giselle fits right in
By JEFFREY GANTZ  |  October 09, 2009
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Photos: Boston Ballet's Giselle

Giselle at the Boston Opera House
Photos from the Boston Ballet's Giselle , opening October 1, 2009
By ERIC ANTONIOU  |  October 02, 2009
Pink Martini at the Boston Opera House

Pink Martini at the Boston Opera House


Step into the Wayback Machine and trot the globe with retro jazz orchestra Pink Martini, at the Boston Opera House, 539 Washington St, Boston |...
By Shaula Clark  |  June 10, 2009