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 is Not Pink – Presentation, Demonstration and Performance

Ballet is Not Pink A presentation by director and choreographer Carole Alexis of Ballet des Amériques – with live demonstrations and a short performance at the Greenburgh Public Library, October 24 at 2 pm. Ballet – or dance training in general – is a life of sacrifice. Sacrifice is a gift or an offering to what we hold … Read More »