Rehearsal for Romance 2012. Photo by Manny Rotenburg. Dancers: Janica Smith and Robert Ryan. The song used is Mendelssohn's Spring Song. It may not be recognizable by name but the moment you hear it, you will have visions of cartoon characters in euphoric states. Usually after they have been hit over the head with a mallet.
Rehearsal for Romance 2012. Photo by Manny Rotenburg. Dancers: Janica Smith and Robert Ryan. Obviously what also makes the pas tricky is having to negotiate a donkey head. The dancers who have played Titania have always been very supportive of the guys, as they are in essence, partially blind during the pas.
- Zoot Suit callbaks at the SCPA.
Labels: ballet, Romance, San DIego Ballet