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May 31, 2016

For its 2016 New Dance Festival, the Marigny Opera House will premiere three contemporary dance pieces by

 

local choreographers Will Byram, Maritza Mercado-Narcisse and the team of Angelle Hebert & Shannon Stewart. The four were selected by a dance panel that included...

April 20, 2016

MOB's 2015 Production of "Autumn" from The Four Seasons.

Dancers: Trey Mauldwin and Anna Iosipiv. Photo: Elsa Hahne.

 

The Marigny Opera Ballet's 2016/2017 Season will end with a varied program including a premiere by choreographer Nikki Hefko: "Poems of the Soul." Audien...

Photo by Elsa Hahne -- The Emerging Choreographers. From left,Trey Mauldwin, Anna Iosipiv, Kellis Oldenburg, Gretchen Erickson.

 

 

Four dancers from the New Orleans-based resident dance company, Marigny Opera Ballet, will expand their horizons this weekend when they stag...

March 7, 2016

 

(NEW ORLEANS, LA – ) Four New Orleans-based choreographers have been selected to premiere a total of three new works the Marigny Opera House New Dance Festival 2016: Will Byram, Maritza Mercado-Narcisse and the team of Angelle Hebert and Shannon Stewart. The new works...

 

 

When Marjorie Hardwick Schramel asks her class to pay attention, for the most part the 8-year-old boys and girls do. Marjorie, who started dancing at age 5 and started formal training at 12, is well-versed in how a class should be run, keeping students' attention and...