choreographic choreographic  /ˌkɔ ri ə ˈɡræ fɪk/

Definition(s):

  • (adj) of or concerned with choreography

Usage(s):

  1. If there are special reasons for thisthe brilliance of the choreographer, Jerome Robbins, and the choreographic rightness of the materialthe point is still worth pondering.
  2. Like 15 other Lloyd ballets, including An American in Paris from the Gershwin score, these were choreographic originals.
  3. The fightsall staged by the star himselfhave an almost choreographic flow.

News

  1. Weber Dance to perform with JDU students Friday

    Dancers from the Boston-based dance company Weber Dance will perform this Friday, June 21, along with local student performers from Juneau Dance Unlimited. The show, which will feature 11 contemporary and modern choreographic pieces, begins at 7 p.m.
    on June 20, 2013     Source: Juneau Empire

  2. Ideas in motion: Local choreographer takes her show to Broadway

    Photo courtesy of Elizabeth Leighton Photography: After receiving a prestigious award for her imaginative dance, McKinney resident Bree Hafen is taking her choreographic skills to New York in early August, where her full-length performance will be showcased on Broadway.
    on June 20, 2013     Source: The Allen American

  3. Oregon Ballet Theatre celebrates George Balanchine's legacy and the end of an era in its own history

    The final show programmed by former artistic director Christopher Stowell pays tribute to his leading choreographic light.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: The Oregonian

Quotes

  1. "Catherine even went out on the floor and spent time as a waitress," Hicks says. "She brought her great choreographic skills to the ballet in the kitchen."
    on Jun 27, 2007 By: Scott Hicks Source: AZ Central.com

  2. John Ashford, the Place's theatre director and creator of the prize, said: "If this year we have a 'shock' winner, it is thanks to the Place prize creating a level playing field for new choreographic voices to compete with their more established...
    on Sep 29, 2008 By: John Ashford Source: guardian.co.uk

  3. The Australian Ballet's artistic director David McAllister said, "We're shocked and saddened by this tragic news. Tanja was such an exciting new choreographic voice, brimming with artistic ideas for the future of dance in Australia. We join the rest...
    on Aug 17, 2007 By: David McAllister Source: The Canberra Times

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