The Carolina Ballet’s Rhapsody in Blue Is Absolutely Stunning!

The Carolina Ballet will present George Gershwin's Rhapsody in Blue on Jan. 30-Feb. 2 and Feb. 8, 9, 15, and 16 in the A.J. Fletcher Opera Theater in Raleigh's Duke Energy Center for the Performing Arts

When an evening of ballet includes music like perennial favorites George Gershwin’s Rhapsody in Blue and Samuel Barber’s Adagio for Strings, the audience knows already that they’re in for a treat, but what the Carolina Ballet’s patrons got with the opening night of Rhapsody in Blue, was a gift tied up in a brilliant diamond-blue… Continue reading The Carolina Ballet’s Rhapsody in Blue Is Absolutely Stunning!

Carolina Ballet’s Rhapsody in Blue Was a Symphony in Living Color

The Carolina Ballet will present George Gershwin's Rhapsody in Blue, choreographed by choreographer-in-residence Zalman Raffael, at 8 p.m. April 20 and 21, 2 and 8 p.m. April 22, and 2 p.m. April 23 in Raleigh Memorial Auditorium

Carolina Ballet’s artistic director Robert Weiss and choreographer-in-residence Zalman Raffel have gone above and beyond in presenting spectacular new ballets this season; and the latest addition, George Gershwin’s Rhapsody in Blue: Unofficial Anthem from the American Canon, opened on April 20th to a delighted Raleigh Memorial Auditorium audience. The pairing of the ballet to Gershwin’s… Continue reading Carolina Ballet’s Rhapsody in Blue Was a Symphony in Living Color