Grand Rapids Ballet’s ‘Dangerous Liaisons’ Wickedly Seductive

Dangerous LiaisonsRock icon Ian “Lemmy” Kilmister of English speed metal band Motörhead famously crooned “the chase is better than the catch” in the band’s 1980 hit song of the same name. For bored French aristocrats The Marquise de Merteuil and Vicomte de Valmont in Annabelle Lopez Ochoa’s ballet adaptation of Stephen Frears’ 1988 film Dangerous Liaisons for Grand Rapids Ballet, “the chase” became a treacherous game in itself.

By Steve Sucato | Arts Air
Read the story at Arts Air | Published: February 19, 2016

James Sofranko Artistic Director Grand Rapids Ballet Michigan
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AFTER THOUGHTS WITH JAMES SOFRANKO

By SARAH TINCHER JULY 2, 2018 12:00 PM AFTER THOUGHTS WITH JAMES SOFRANKO From the Grand Rapids Magazine July 2018 issue. Available on newsstands now or via subscription. The Grand Rapids Ballet welcomed accomplished…
New Development Director Grand Rapids Ballet Michigan
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New Development Director

We're happy to announce Elizabeth McCarthy Musil as been appointed our new Director of Development. Elizabeth will join us February 19, 2018 to lead fundraising efforts and mission advancement of the 47-year-old institution. Elizabeth comes…