New York City Ballet Casts 11-Year-Old Girl As Its First Black Lead In 'The Nutcracker'For the first time, New York City Ballet has cast a black Marie in its annual production of "George Balanchine's The Nutcracker," which premiered in 1954.
Daddy-Daughter Ballet Class Produces Classic ResultsA Philadelphia dance school hosted a "Daddy, Daughter" ballet class on Valentine's Day and posted videos of the results that are definitely on pointe.
Pittsburgh Ballet Theater Putting Own Spin On “Beauty And The Beast”The Pittsburgh Ballet Theater has performed gracefully for 45 years. But in February, for the first time, they'll present the ageless classic, "Beauty and the Beast."
Duo Charged In Pizza Scam To Pay For Girl's BalletA western Pennsylvania couple face dozens of theft and related charges for allegedly going door-to-door selling pizza kit supposedly to raise money for their young daughter's ballet lessons, but which police say the couple really used to buy drugs.
96K Pounds Of Oscar Mayer Wieners Recalled Kraft Foods is recalling 96,000 pounds of Oscar Mayer Classic Wieners because of mislabeling.
Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre Offering Autism-Friendly “Nutcracker” PerformancePittsburgh is a leader in making its performing arts accessible for people with disabilities -- whether it's a physical impairment, visual impairment, hearing impairment or a developmental disability.
Behind The Scenes With The PBT's Longtime Costumier The colorful costumes of the Nutcracker Ballet bring the land of the sweets and flowers and sugarplum fairy to life on stage.
Best Shows To See On Valentine's Day Weekend 2013 In PittsburghTake a trip to the Cultural District in downtown Pittsburgh this Valentine's Day weekend for comedy, romance, beer tasting and music.
2013 Pittsburgh Spring Theater PreviewPittsburgh is full of theatrical productions this time of year and prices have never been more affordable. Read up on these five performances and reserve your tickets now.
KDKA-TV's Kristine Sorensen To Perform In 'Multiplicity'On Saturday, Nov. 17, KDKA-TV anchor and host Kristine Sorensen will do something she hasn't done in over 18 years.
Ballet Becoming A Popular Exercise OptionBored with your workout? Try giving ballet a twirl. Ballet works almost every muscle of the body, increases flexibility and even helps relieve stress.
Insider Tips For The BalletThe Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre performs numerous ballets each season. Here are some tips from ballet Principals Christopher Budzynski and Alexandrea Kochis for how to get the most out of your trip to the ballet.