Ballet

James Whiteside and Isaac Mizrahi

Fashion Scoops

Mizrahi Talks Honesty, Move From Fashion With ABT’s James Whiteside

The designer and the dancer discussed being honest in art and in life, even when the stakes are high.

clock November 20, 2017Kali Hays

Principal Dancer David Hallberg rehearsing “I Feel the Earth Move,”  a World Premiere by Benjamin Millepied.

Fashion Scoops

Rag & Bone Designs Costumes for American Ballet Theatre

The sportswear brand will outfit two new works by choreographer Benjamin Millepied.

clock October 5, 2017Misty White Sidell

Sarah Jessica Parker and Peter Martins

Parties

Sarah Jessica Parker, Fashion Crowd Attend New York City Ballet Fall Gala

The event marked the premiere of collaborations between fashion designers and choreographers.

clock September 29, 2017Misty White Sidell

Principal dancer Sara Mearns at NYCB's costume shop, wearing a tutu designed by Tsumori Chisato.

Lifestyle

Exclusive: New York City Ballet’s Fashion Class of 2017, a First Look

Monse, Tsumori Chisato and Jonathan Saunders apply their design sensibilities to the rigorous art of ballet.

clock September 25, 2017Misty White Sidell

Maria Grazia Chiuri’s Dior costumes for “Falls the Shadow."

Fashion Features

Maria Grazia Chiuri Designs Costumes for Guggenheim Dance Performance

They’re Chiuri’s first dance costumes designed during her time at Dior.

clock July 26, 2017Jessica Iredale

Woodward and Gerrity with choreographer and dancer Lauren Lovette.

Fashion Scoops

Off-White, Monse to Design Costumes for New York City Ballet

The sixth installment of the company’s Fall Gala will premiere costumes by an unconventional grouping of fashion designers.

clock July 25, 2017Misty White Sidell

Cole Haan's New York City Ballet campaign 'choreographed' by Justin Peck.

Fashion Scoops

Cole Haan Enlists Justin Peck to ‘Choreograph’ New York City Ballet Campaign

Peck helped dancers pose in GIFs and still images showcasing new Cole Haan product.

clock July 13, 2017Misty White Sidell

Blake LivelyAmerican Ballet Theater's Spring Gala, Arrivals, New York, USA - 22 May 2017

Parties

Sugary Sweet for a Night at the Ballet

Blake Lively, Katie Holmes, Misty Copeland and Nicky Hilton Rothschild celebrated “Whipped Cream” at the American Ballet Theater spring gala.

clock May 23, 2017Leigh Nordstrom

Misty CopelandAmerican Ballet Theater's Spring Gala, Arrivals, New York, USA - 22 May 2017

Parties

Misty Copeland Buys Gowns off the Rack, Makes a Mean Key Lime Pie

Copeland was on hand at the annual American Ballet Theater spring gala.

clock May 23, 2017Leigh Nordstrom

NYCB's rising dancers, clockwise from top left: Preston Chamblee, Alston McGill, Harrison Coll, Rachel Hutsell, Chris Grant, Claire Kretzschmar, Alec Knight and Miriam Miller

People

New York City Ballet’s Young Guns: Eight Rising Dancers to Watch

City Ballet has been casting junior members of its corps de ballet — some still teenagers — in coveted principal roles. WWD meets eight of these young talents.

clock May 8, 2017Misty White Sidell

One of Michelle Smith's sketches for New York City Ballet soloist Unity Phelan.

Fashion Scoops

New York City Ballet’s Unity Phelan Counting on Milly for Gala Dress

Phelan, who became the NYCB’s youngest soloist last year, will wear a customized Milly dress at the NYCB’s Spring Gala on May 4.

clock April 28, 2017Rosemary Feitelberg

Chelsea Clinton and Marc Mezvinsky

Parties

Chelsea Clinton on Passing Down a Love of Ballet to Her Daughter

Clinton came out for the annual School of American Ballet winter ball.

clock March 7, 2017Leigh Nordstrom

Opening Ceremony x Justin Peck's New York City Ballet performance of "The Times Are Racing."

Fashion Features

Opening Ceremony Choreographs an Evening of Ballet, Fashion and Politics

In lieu of a runway show, the retailer presented its spring 2017 collaboration with the New York City Ballet.

clock January 29, 2017Jessica Iredale

Santtu Mustonen will create a large-scale video installatoin for the New York City Ballet.

Fashion Scoops

New York City Ballet Taps Santtu Mustonen for Art Series Program

The artist is joining the ranks of JR, FAILE and Dustin Yellin by participating in the NYC Ballet’s Art Series.

clock January 3, 2017Rosemary Feitelberg

Accessory Trends

The Ballet Flat Rises as Sneaker Fatigue Grows

With athletic designs in decline, the feminine ballet flat has risen as a fresh counter to fashion’s persistently casual mood.

clock January 3, 2017Misty White Sidell

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Holiday Windows 2017: Urban Odes and Outsize Spectacles

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