Ric Burns describes what camera techniques he used to capture the ephemeral nature of dance on film, as well as how he came to discover ballet through the process of filmmaking.
Watch the ballet dancers of America Ballet Theatre in six stunning gifs.
Gillian Murphy, a principal dancer for American Ballet Theater, shares a diary entry from her busy rehearsal day, including meals and her to-do list.
Highlights of a book of photographs of the ballet company's dancers, past and present, including Antony Tudor, Jerome Robbins, Paloma Herrera, Xiomara Reyes and Misty Copeland.
A new book on Jascha Heifetz' childhood details the music world's excitement at his Carnegie Hall debut at age 16. Read an excerpt about who attended and what the reviewers said.
Peter Rosen describes the three key assets that led him to makeJascha Heifetz: God's Fiddler: the home movies by Heifetz that Rosen discovered; Heifetz's reconstructed music studio; and the person of musician Ayke Agus, Heifetz's student, accompanist and longtime companion.
The name Jascha Heifetz continues to evoke awe and excitement among fellow musicians more than century after his public debut. In a performing career that spanned 65 years, he established an unparalleled standard of violin playing to which violinists around the world still aspire.
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