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Ellen Bar

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The Case For Dance

Season 2: Episode 8 | 6:31

[dropcap]N[/dropcap]ew York City Ballet Director of Media Projects (and former NYCB soloist) and dance advocate Ellen Bar speaks extensively on why dance, and the arts in general, are a necessary part of our lives.

Items mentioned in this conversation:

New York City Ballet
NY Export: Opus Jazz Film
School of American Ballet
The George Balanchine Trust
The Jerome Robbins Foundation & Robbins Rights Trust
New York Times | Arts Section
New York Times | Dance Section
Fall For Dance
Alliance for the Arts
Government Funding

[ico_female]Ellen Bar’s DancePulp profile[/ico_female]

Post by Drew Jacoby

Drew Jacoby, contemporary ballerina, has worked with Alonzo King, Complexions, Morphoses/The Wheeldon Company, Sylvie Guillem, Desmond Richardson, Lightfoot Leon, Mia Michaels, Dutch National Ballet, Lar Lubovitch, and Christopher Wheeldon. She is the founder of DancePulp. She joined Nederlands Dans Theater 1 in August 2012.

Comments (2)

  1. Cedrics Mom July 15, 2011 at 12:30 am

    Very well said.

  2. Allie July 16, 2011 at 6:57 pm

    I never really thought of how beneficial the arts were to the economy, I knew they were, but I had never really thought about it. Very well put video, I enjoyed it a lot. :)

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