Miami City Ballet
The PBS Arts Fall Festival continues October 28 at 9pm with Great Performances “Miami City Ballet Dances Balanchine and Tharp." Witness the grace and beauty of one of America’s finest dance companies, Edward Villella’s Miami City Ballet, in a trio of signature works by George Balanchine and Twyla Tharp.
Watch the company’s critically acclaimed performances of Balanchine’s “Square Dance” (music by Antonio Vivaldi and Arcangelo Corelli) and “Western Symphony” (music by Hershy Kay) and Tharp’s “The Golden Section” (music composed and performed by David Byrne)
Artistic Director Edward Villella describes his career path and artistic philosophy.
The PBS Fall Festival
Friday nights at 9pm October-December on PBS North
The PBS Arts Fall Festival electrifies Friday nights with full-length performances, artist and performer profiles, behind-the-scenes documentaries and mini-films about the art scenes from around the country.
PBS' Passion for the Arts
"For four decades, PBS has been a passionate proponent and participant in the arts, giving millions of Americans their first glimpses at dance, theater, opera and music. The PBS Arts Fall Festival will bring unparalleled access to the arts from multiple media platforms and in the classroom." -PBS President and CEO Paula A. Kerger.