Conversations on Dance

By Rebecca King Ferraro & Michael Sean Breeden

Weekly chats with the dance and ballet world’s best and brightest. Hosted by former Miami City Ballet dancers Rebecca King Ferraro and Michael Sean Breeden.

  1. 1.
    (252) Wes Chapman, former Principal Dancer with American Ballet Theatre and Chairman of the Jury for the Universal Ballet Competition
    57:21
  2. 2.
    (251) Nicole Mitchell Mommen, NYCB Assistant Stage Manager, and Brandon Stirling Baker, Lighting Director and Lighting Designer of Boston Ballet
    46:33
  3. 3.
    (250) Cleveland Ballet Artistic Director, Gladisa Guadalupe, and dancer, Marla Minadeo
    44:09
  4. 4.
    (249) Nel Shelby, Dance Videographer
    48:37
  5. 5.
    (248) Gretchen Smith, dancer with New York City Ballet
    47:40
  6. 6.
    (247) James Whiteside on his new book, “Center Center”
    30:45
  7. 7.
    BONUS: USA Women’s Gymnastics with Kate Penner
    30:02
  8. 8.
    (246) Justin Peck and Robbie Fairchild, LIVE from the Vail Dance Festival
    1:05:30
  1. 9.
    (245) Esteban Hernandez, Principal Dancer with San Francisco Ballet
    52:23
  2. 10.
    (244) Cleo Parker Robinson, LIVE from the Vail Dance Festival
    1:03:57
  3. 11.
    (243) Lauren Lovette and Lil Buck LIVE from the Vail Dance Festival
    1:07:08
  4. 12.
    (242) Cameron Grant, Pianist, LIVE from the Vail Dance Festival
    49:32
  5. 13.
    (241) Jamar Roberts, Resident Choreographer at Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater, LIVE from Vail Dance Festival
    43:07
  6. 14.
    (240) Tiler Peck and Herman Cornejo, LIVE from the Vail Dance Festival
    42:54
  7. 15.
    BONUS: Livestream the Vail Dance Festival on August 9, 2021 with Kate Penner
    22:59
  8. 16.
    (239) Christine Cox, Artistic & Executive Director of BalletX, LIVE from Vail Dance Festival
    57:45
  9. 17.
    (238) Calvin Royal III, Principal with ABT, LIVE from Vail Dance Festival
    1:02:33
  10. 18.
    (237) Jonathan Stafford, Artistic Director of NYCB, LIVE from Vail Dance Festival
    58:42
  11. 19.
    (236) Rebecca and Michael catch up
    26:03
  12. 20.
    Re-Release: Michael Langlois, Author and Former ABT Dancer
    50:50
  13. 21.
    COD July Update + Come see us at Vail Dance Festival!
    4:54
  14. 22.
    (235) Emily Meisner, Director of National Dance Institute Collaborative for Teaching & Learning
    36:43
  15. 23.
    (234) Joffrey Ballet’s Company Artist Partner Program with April Daly and Annie Lyonswright
    41:33
  16. 24.
    (233) Jose Sebastian, dancer with American Ballet Theatre and Director of ABT Incubator
    32:29
  17. 25.
    (232) Ashley Bouder on The Lake Tahoe Dance Festival
    36:11
  18. 26.
    (231) Eugenia Zinovieva, Rhode Island Women’s Choreography Project Co-Director and dancer with Festival Ballet Providence
    33:06
  19. 27.
    (230) Alastair Macaulay on new installments of New York City Center’s ‘Studio 5’
    47:36
  20. 28.
    (229) Jessica Tong, Associate Artistic Director, Hubbard Street Dance Chicago
    59:13
  21. 29.
    (228) Final Bow For Yellowface’s Phil Chan and Georgina Pazcoguin
    44:09
  22. 30.
    (227) Xin Ying, Principal with Martha Graham Dance Company
    42:07
  23. 31.
    (226) Reid & Harriet: Designing Through The Pandemic
    47:55
  24. 32.
    (225) ‘Being a Ballerina: The Power and Perfection of a Dancing Life’ with Gavin Larsen
    55:40
  25. 33.
    (224) Christopher Charles McDaniel, Dance Theatre of Harlem
    1:04:19
  26. 34.
    (223) Jillian Vanstone, The National Ballet of Canada Principal Dancer
    49:02
  27. 35.
    (222) Andrea Renee Long-Naidu, Former Principal with Dance Theatre of Harlem and current Boston Ballet School Faculty Member
    48:13
  28. 36.
    (221) Fantasy Ballet Company – with Evelyn Kocak
    49:14
  29. 37.
    (220) Tamisha Guy, Dancer with Kyle Abraham’s, A.I.M
    34:07
  30. 38.
    (219) Rebecca and Michael, a check in
    32:30
  31. 39.
    (218) Craig Hall, New York City Ballet Repertory Director
    1:16:58
  32. 40.
    (217) Adriana Pierce, Freelance Dancer and Choreographer
    43:48
  33. 41.
    (216) Kurt Froman, Celebrity Ballet Coach and Former NYCB Dancer
    1:34:29
  34. 42.
    (215) Lorenzo Pagano, Soloist with Martha Graham Dance Company
    46:21
  35. 43.
    (214) ‘Isolation to Creation’ Docuseries from Works & Process at the Guggenheim
    52:21
  36. 44.
    (213) Gloria Govrin, Balanchine Ballerina (Part II)
    41:09
  37. 45.
    (212) Gloria Govrin, Balanchine Ballerina (Part I)
    48:41
  38. 46.
    (211) Unpacking the new Disney+ series, ‘On Pointe’
    48:40
  39. 47.
    (210) Laurie Kanyok, Founder of Kanyok Arts Initiative
    45:53
  40. 48.
    (209) Andreas Heise, Choreographer
    47:43
  41. 49.
    (208) Troy Schumacher on BalletCollective’s ‘The Nutcracker at Wethersfield’
    53:04
  42. 50.
    (207) COD’s Best of 2020
    44:30

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