An exciting component of this season’s April Bold Moves triple bill is the world premiere of Cincinnati Ballet Artistic Director Victoria Morgan’s Dancing to Oz, with original music by Maestro Carmon DeLeone. Here’s a “sneak peek” interview with her about what’s happening with this new ballet based upon the classic Oz tale and created for both adults […]
Carmon DeLeone, Cincinnati Ballet’s Music Director, is celebrating his 50th Anniversary with the company this season. In First Position wanted to know more about Carmon’s interests and inspirations. Here’s what he told us: Who was the most pivotal person in your life when it comes to music, and why? There are so many people who […]
Maestro Carmon DeLeone, Music Director, reminisces about the original Nutcracker from 1974, but points out today’s choreography is much more demanding than it used to be.
Learn about the origin of The Nutcracker’s poodles, and other aspects of the performance that have returned after 40 years.