The First Episodes:
Coping in Current Times 1:
A conversation with Principal Dancer Elizabeth Barreto
Artistic Associate Anne Mueller talks with Elizabeth Barreto about her beginnings in dance, how she’s maintaining herself as a dancer in quarantine, and how she’s using her dance wear company to make a difference.
Coping in Current Times 2:
A conversation with company artist Kate Maxted
Artistic Director Garrett Anderson and company artist Kate Maxted reflect on the recent adjustments both she and Ballet Idaho have made to stay active and engaged while sheltering in place. They also explore her education in arts management, her love for the mountains, and how she’s teaching English virtually to children in China.
Artistic Associate Anne Mueller interviews Christopher Stowell about his unique, dance rich upbringing and the many roles he’s inhabited throughout his successful career. Christopher was a principal dancer with San Francisco Ballet for 16 years and has worked as a director, choreographer, stager, and guest teacher all around the globe. He currently serves as Associate Artistic Director for the National Ballet of Canada.