Michael Auer

discovering Midsummer in Grand Rapids

Last week I flew back from the east coast by way of Michigan, to spend three days shadowing Whim W’Him artistic director Olivier Wevers as he worked on a new Midsummer Night’s Dream for Grand Rapids Ballet. GRB's facility is [...]

2017-02-07T02:20:57-08:00October 1st, 2013|

soaring – Patricia Barker

  In Vienna The most renowned ballerina yet to come out of Pacific Northwest Ballet, Patricia Barker recently commissioned Whim W’Him artistic director Olivier Wevers’s The Sofa for Grand Rapids Ballet Company. It will receive its first Seattle performances in January 2013.* Now in her third season as [...]

2018-02-13T10:15:34-08:00December 17th, 2012|