We have an exclusive clip from the new New York City Ballet: Bringing Back Balanchine DVD that hits the shelves on November 11. Click below to catch a glimpse of this upcoming DVD.
Bringing Balanchine Back tells the story of New York City Ballet's historic visit to St. Petersburg, Russia to perform at the famed Mariinsky Theater where ballet legend and NYCB co-founder George Balanchine received his training and began his career. Included is performance footage of several of Balanchine's most acclaimed works, along with a rare glimpse behind-the-scenes for a number of backstage dramas. Through interviews with NYCB's dancers and artistic staff, Russian audiences and performers, and the sights and sounds of an extraordinary city, Bringing Balanchine Back is a beautiful and unforgettable look at Balanchine's birthplace and his legacy - The New York City Ballet.