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Behind the Costumes at Boston Ballet’s Onegin

By On February 29, 2016

Raw, romantic and riveting are the choice words I would use to describe Boston Ballet’s Onegin. Just like when I was a little girl, my mother and I made our way to… Read More


Boston Ballet’s Third Symphony of Gustav Mahler

By On October 26, 2015

Last week, I had the pleasure of experiencing magic with Boston Ballet as the company opened their 52nd season with Third Symphony of Gustav Mahler: A Ballet by John Neumeier. Boston Ballet… Read More


Opening Night at Boston Ballet’s The Nutcracker

By On December 1, 2014

Diana Albrecht, Kathryn Boren and Lauren Herfindahl As the dazzling month of December descends upon us today, I’m thrilled to share a few stunning images from Boston Ballet’s The Nutcracker. I’ve written about this particular holiday performance (and ballet… Read More


Boston Ballet’s Swan Lake

By On October 27, 2014

Boston Ballet will mark the world premiere of Mikko Nissinen’s interpretation of Swan Lake this Thursday, October 30. The classic story of Odette, a princess-turned-swan, was originally composed by Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky in 1875.… Read More


Style on Ice :: Sochi Winter Olympics

By On February 17, 2014

For the past week, I’ve been mesmerized by the tiers of crystals, layers of chiffon and abundance of color skating across the ice at the Sochi Winter Olympics. The Russian figure skating team… Read More


Cat Chat :: Boston Ballet’s 50th Anniversary

By On October 2, 2013

Joseph Gatti // La Bayadère by Gene Schiavone If you’re a regular reader, you already know how much I love the performing arts. If you’re new to Rue Le Chat, there’s still time to catch up… Read More


Boston Ballet’s The Sleeping Beauty

By On April 1, 2013

Boston Ballet’s The Sleeping Beauty captivates the soul, ignites the imagination and leaves one breathless. Growing up as an only child, my vivid imagination and tenacious creative spirit often provoked these senses… Read More


Boston Ballet’s The Nutcracker

By On December 12, 2012

I have been attending Boston Ballet’s production of The Nutcracker for as long as I can remember. As a little girl, the elegant dancers floating effortlessly to the famed scores of Tchaikovsky… Read More


Boston Ballet’s Fall Program

By On October 29, 2012

Saturday night I attended Boston Ballet’s Fall Program at the Boston Opera House. The season opener featured a trio of modern and spellbinding works created by three of the most cutting-edge choreographers… Read More



By On February 29, 2012

Once a dancer, always a dancer…that’s my philosophy. As a former dancer for nearly 20 years, dance (particularly ballet) will forever hold the key to my heart. I remember attending Boston Ballet… Read More

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