Review: San Francisco Ballet’s Unbound Festival Plunges Into the New

Review: San Francisco Ballet’s Unbound Festival Plunges Into the New

Mr. Wheeldon’s “Bound To,” his 10th work for this firm, has not solely a gimmick — the dancers all hold producing brightly illuminated iPhones — however a sermon, too. Having proven us people fixated on the screens of their fingers relatively than on different individuals round them, the piece concludes by projecting a sentence that […]

‘Carousel’ Dances Are a New Feather in the Enigmatic Justin Peck’s Cap

‘Carousel’ Dances Are a New Feather within the Enigmatic Justin Peck’s Cap

When Justin Peck emerged as knowledgeable choreographer in 2012, he appeared instantly a grasp of his commerce. His dances for the brand new revival of the Rodgers and Hammerstein musical “Carousel,” on the Imperial Theater on Broadway, are one more feather in his cap. Though simply 30 years previous, he’s already acquired such renown that, […]

City Ballet’s New Team Gets a Crash Course in Season Planning

City Ballet’s New Team Gets a Crash Course in Season Planning

Mr. Martins had commissioned 4 new works: one by Matthew Neenan, the choreographer in residence at Pennsylvania Ballet and the co-founder of BalletX in Philadelphia; one by Gianna Reisen, a younger dancer and choreographer who gained reward for her first work for the corporate in September; and two by Mr. Peck. One of Mr. Peck’s […]

In Canada, 2 Provinces Feud Over Pipeline: Will It Bring Jobs or Spills?

In Canada, 2 Provinces Feud Over Pipeline: Will It Bring Jobs or Spills?

The dispute has been festering for months. But the stress peaked when the pipeline’s proprietor, Kinder Morgan of Houston, mentioned final weekend that it’s suspending all nonessential spending on this system. Photo Tankers crammed by the present Kinder Morgan pipeline now sail to refineries on the West Coast of the United States. Credit Jonathan Hayward/The […]

Review: A ‘Carousel’ That Spins on a Romantically Charged Axis

Review: A ‘Carousel’ That Spins on a Romantically Charged Axis

Instead, Mr. O’Brien and Mr. Peck (and director and choreographer justly obtain equal billing right here) are taking a very lengthy view — as in cosmic — of 1 quick, fraught relationship. A celestial character named the Starkeeper (the good Shakespearean actor John Douglas Thompson) assumes new visibility all through, taking over the position of […]

The Playlist: Justin Bieber Boosts a Friend, and 14 More New Songs

The Playlist: Justin Bieber Boosts a Friend, and 14 More New Songs

Every Friday, pop critics for The New York Times weigh in on the week’s most notable new songs and movies — and anything that strikes them as intriguing. This week, Sophie takes on glamour and artificiality, ASAP Rocky resurrects Moby’s “Porcelain” and Sudan Archives plucks out a self-empowerment anthem. Just need the music? Listen to […]

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He reserves particular ire for young activists. “I tell 18-year-olds: Six years ago you were 12 — what the hell do you know? You haven’t done anything,” he says. “You don’t have a degree, you haven’t finished your courses, you don’t know how to read, you can’t think, you can’t speak.” “It’s just not right,” […]

From a Low Point, John Isner Finds a Way to New Heights

From a Low Point, John Isner Finds a Way to New Heights

By the time Isner arrived on the BNP Paribas Open in Indian Wells, he thought he was able to win. Instead, he fell to Gaël Monfils, 6-7 (5), 7-6 (three), 7-5, in his first match. Isner even held a match level with Monfils serving at Four-5 within the third set. Photo In a three-day session […]

Pope Rejects Call for Apology to Canada’s Indigenous People

Pope Rejects Call for Apology to Canada’s Indigenous People

Perry Bellegarde, the nationwide chief of the Assembly of First Nations, Canada’s largest Indigenous group, mentioned he was disenchanted by the church’s determination and would proceed to press the Vatican for an apology. “We don’t give up,” Chief Bellegarde mentioned. “It would be a great act of healing and a great act of reconciliation if […]

Trump’s Tariffs Trigger Global Chain Reaction to Halt Imports

Trump’s Tariffs Trigger Global Chain Reaction to Halt Imports

This month, Mr. Trump referred to as transshipping “a big deal” and argued that China routes way more metal to the United States than the statistics present. Administration officers have contended that Chinese metal is frivolously processed and shipped by different nations, however they’ve been unable to quantify the pervasiveness of this observe. The American […]