Christine Cox http://wrti.org en Beyond Tutus: Philadelphia's BalletX http://wrti.org/post/beyond-tutus-philadelphias-balletx <p></p><p>BalletX continues its seventh season this week with its Winter Series, featuring two world premieres.&nbsp; As WRTI’s Susan Lewis reports, the company, founded by former Pennsylvania Ballet dancers, continues to expand its musical settings and&nbsp;push the boundaries of classical forms.</p> Fri, 07 Feb 2014 17:50:39 +0000 Susan Lewis 6975 at http://wrti.org Beyond Tutus: Philadelphia's BalletX Music Lives in Contemporary Ballet on South Broad Street http://wrti.org/post/music-lives-contemporary-ballet-south-broad-street <p></p><p>There's music on South Broad Street&nbsp; - and not just in concert halls. As WRTI’s Susan Lewis reports, the Wilma Theater is home to<a href="http://www.balletx.org/" target="_blank"><strong> BalletX</strong></a>, a company that continues to use music and dance to push the boundaries of classical forms. &nbsp;&nbsp;</p><p>http://youtu.be/7eyslHIgshY</p><p>http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=n30T2inG7sA&amp;feature=share&amp;list=PLz4VVPUO5_kb-Z9M01ocEtioZIU5XUBbq</p><p><strong>BalletX's fall series at the Wilma Theater in Philadelphia runs from&nbsp;November 20th to November 24th, and features three world premieres by Adam Barruch, Gabrielle Lamb, and Matthew Neenan. <a href="http://www.balletx.org/fallseries.html" target="_blank">Details here.</a></strong></p><p> Wed, 13 Nov 2013 16:34:41 +0000 Susan Lewis 6651 at http://wrti.org Music Lives in Contemporary Ballet on South Broad Street