French television report featuring Carole Alexis and Ballet des Amériques

On April 16, 2017, the French television station ATV in Martinique aired a report on Carole Alexis and her work as choreographer and director of Ballet des Amériques. Reporter Alwin Courcy had visited Port Chester in early April to prepare this feature:

The Vision Thing: An Evening of Dance in Port Chester

A small suburban troupe on the outskirts of the dance capital has no business being as good as Ballet des Amériques. New York City steals all the thunder, and a big share of the lightning as well. How does a small company outside the city attract such talented dancers?  How does it compete with well-funded … Read More »

Ballet des Amériques honored by Westchester County Executive Robert Astorino

On the occasion of the 5th anniversary fundraising gala for the benefit of the professional dance company of Ballet des Amériques, Westchester County Executive Robert P. Astorino issued a proclamation recognizing the work of Westchester’s premier ballet company as a substantial contribution to the art and culture of our community. The County Executive made special … Read More »