Carolina Ballet’s The Little Mermaid, or “The Earthling and the Singing Sensation”

© Chris Walt Photography 2012 Margaret Severin-Hansen in Carolina Ballet's The Little Mermaid

                                                      Carolina Ballet’s The Little Mermaid is definitely something different.  The new ballet choreographed by Lynn Taylor-Corbett is a colorful, fully-narrated, slightly gaudy children’s ballet. Elaborate costume design by… Continue reading Carolina Ballet’s The Little Mermaid, or “The Earthling and the Singing Sensation”

Carolina Ballet’s Pinocchio Isn’t Just for Kids

Margaret Severin-Hansen as Pinocchio Everyone knows the story of Pinocchio, but rarely has it been told with as much charm and vibrancy as in Carolina Ballet’s production, directed under the sure hand of Bruce Wells. Adults and children alike are dazzled at the sheer magic presented on stage from the opening that bursts with color… Continue reading Carolina Ballet’s Pinocchio Isn’t Just for Kids