More from Ice Theatre of New York’s performance of Ice:Dance 2014 in Wenatchee, WA.
Fragile featured Ryan Bradley in a mood I’d never seen him skate: not the entertainer parading some amusing excess or drawing you into his fun with a smile, but perfectly serious and even a little balletic.
Being Ryan Bradley, there was this, too:
The moody, gray and blue-themed Reveries finished the first act. Danseur Edward Villela choreographed the Balanchine-inspired piece, and I loved its flow and feeling. The well-choreographed ensemble skating by five talented ice dance couples was a highlight of the show. Here’s a video on the making of Reveries.
And some photos of the skaters:
I’ll save Act II for one more post!