Designers of the Dance

A New PBS Special

Melissa Hamilton and Eric Underwood in Alastair Marriott’s Lieder courtesy of The Royal Ballet

With stunning performances of five unique dance pieces, Designers of the Dance takes you a step further, into the studio with legendary dancers and choreographers to learn about the works and process that go into making these five ballets great: Alexei Ratmansky’s The Nutcracker, Leonid Lavrovsky’s Romeo & Juliet, Lar Lubovitch’s Othello, Alastair Marriott’s Lieder, and Yuri Possikhov’s Diving into the Lilacs.

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