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Video thumbnail: American Masters American Ballet Theatre: A History

American Masters

American Ballet Theatre: A History

Ric Burns’ documentary on the rich, 75-year history of the preeminent ballet company.

American Ballet Theatre: A History

Video thumbnail: American Masters American Ballet Theatre in the Rehearsal Studio

American Masters

American Ballet Theatre in the Rehearsal Studio

Artistic Director Kevin McKenzie guides dancers Julie Kent and Ethan Stiefel in a duet.

American Ballet Theatre in the Rehearsal Studio

Video thumbnail: American Masters The Choreographers of American Ballet Theatre

American Masters

The Choreographers of American Ballet Theatre

The company was unique since its founding for not being devoted to one choreographer.

The Choreographers of American Ballet Theatre

Video thumbnail: American Masters Dancer Julie Kent on Beauty and Humanity

American Masters

Dancer Julie Kent on Beauty and Humanity

Julie Kent of American Ballet Theatre speaks about beauty and humanity in dance.

Dancer Julie Kent on Beauty and Humanity

Video thumbnail: American Masters How Ballet Dancers Partner and Rehearse

American Masters

How Ballet Dancers Partner and Rehearse

American Ballet Theatre dancers Gillian Murphy and Marcelo Gomes talk about partnering.

How Ballet Dancers Partner and Rehearse

Video thumbnail: American Masters The Language of Ballet: French and Fit for a King

American Masters

The Language of Ballet: French and Fit for a King

The language of the ballet is in French; it all began in France with King Louis XIV.

The Language of Ballet: French and Fit for a King

Video thumbnail: American Masters Misty Copeland, American Ballet Theatre Soloist

American Masters

Misty Copeland, American Ballet Theatre Soloist

Misty Copeland joined American Ballet Theatre in 2001.

Misty Copeland, American Ballet Theatre Soloist

Video thumbnail: American Masters Ric Burns: Filmmaker Interview on American Ballet Theatre

American Masters

Ric Burns: Filmmaker Interview on American Ballet Theatre

Director Ric Burns describes the art and technology of capturing dance on film.

Ric Burns: Filmmaker Interview on American Ballet Theatre

Video thumbnail: American Masters Seeking Perfection in Ballet

American Masters

Seeking Perfection in Ballet

Daniil Simkin of American Ballet Theatre and former dancer Susan Jaffe address perfection.

Seeking Perfection in Ballet

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