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In the News

How choreographers create dances in a time of coronavirus social distancing
By Moira Macdonald, The Seattle Times

Swan Lake: Flying Away from the Flock
Video review by Jaiden Borowski, TeenTix Blog

For This PNB Dancer, Being Pregnant in a Pandemic Meant Rethinking Her Routine
By Madeline Schrock, DANCE Magazine

“It’s not going to be back to ‘normal’” says Seattle ballet dancer
[featuring Amanda Morgan] By Marcie Sillman, KUOW (aired on “All Things Considered”)

Hearst Foundations award millions in emergency funds to Seattle organizations amid pandemic
By Becca Savransky, Seattle P-I

What Are the Implications of Offering Free Dance Online?
[featuring Peter Boal] By Barry Kerollis, DANCE Magazine

These 10 Pets Can’t Resist Joining Their Humans for At-Home Training
[includes PNB’s “Cygnets Social Distancing” video] By Courtney Escoyne, DANCE Magazine

Dancer Mental Health Town Hall #2: when COVID-19 means it’s over without closure
[Panel discussion including Margaret Mullin] By Kathleen Gaines, Minding the Gap (www.wearemindingthegap.org)

How to Practice Pointe Work Safely at Home
[featuring Carrie Imler] By Hannah Foster, Dance Spirit magazine

COVID-19 Has Cut Audition Season Short. How Are Dancers Coping?
(featuring PNB School students Ally and Emily Helman) By Avichai Scher, DANCE Magazine

PNW Ballet harpist hits all the right notes with special neighborhood concerts
[featuring PNB Orchestra’s John Carrington] By Andrew Anderson, Q13-Fox

Seattle artists struggling in coronavirus shutdown
[featuring PNBO Assistant Concertmaster Emilie Choi] Photo gallery, Reuters

Seattle Artists affected by COVID-19
By Lindsay Wasson, Reuters

Staying Safe on Social Media: Watch Out For These Warning Signs
[featuring Lindsay Thomas] By Candice Thompson, Pointe Magazine

What’s the Tea? with Pacific Northwest Ballet Principal Dancer William Lin-Yee
Interview by Georgina Pazcoguin, The Rogue Ballerina

What’s the Tea? With Angelia Generosa
Interview by Georgina Pazcoguin, The Rogue Ballerina

PNB dancer turned Seattle skin care guru offers self-care tips, products for a quarantine spa day
(featuring Jordan Pacitti) By Christina Ausley, Seattle P-I

Pacific Northwest Ballet receives $3 million in federal coronavirus-aid funds, to cover 8 weeks of pay
By Moira Macdonald, The Seattle Times

Editor’s Notebook: Squinting at Seattle’s hazy arts horizon
By Brangien Davis, Crosscut

Conversations with Ellen Walker from the Pacific Northwest Ballet
Interview by Gregr, 107.7 The End (Entercom)

To survive the pandemic, dance, theater and opera go digital to provide fans a lifeline to the arts
By Lisa Stiffler, GeekWire

How Pacific Northwest Ballet dancers keep in performance-ready shape while staying home
By Moira Macdonald, The Seattle Times

One last dance: What we’re losing as stages go dark in the coronavirus crisis
By Moira Macdonald, The Seattle Times

The last dance…for now
By Marcie Sillman, KUOW

The Ballet I Cannot Review Is the Best One I’ve Ever Seen
By Rich Smith, The Stranger

Pacific Northwest Ballet furloughs all dancers, musicians and many staff due to coronavirus pandemic
By Moira Macdonald, The Seattle Times

“I don’t want my career to fade away” says one PNB dancer
By Marcie Sillman, KUOW

Seattle artists struggling in coronavirus shutdown
Photo gallery including PNBO member Emilie Choi, Reuters

A Message to the City from Lucien Postlewaite
The Stranger

Editor’s Notebook: Squinting at Seattle’s hazy arts horizon
By Brangien Davis, Crosscut

Facing Crisis, Arts Groups Push for Their Own Bailout
By Julia Jacobs, The New York Times

A Message to the City from Price Suddarth
By Christopher Frizzelle, The Stranger

A Message to the City from Amanda Morgan
Amanda Morgan (with Margaret Mullin) in The Stranger

Seattle’s Artists Are in Trouble
By Stefan Milne, Seattle Met magazine

Seattle Announces Rent Assistance for Some Arts Organizations
By Rich Smith, The Stranger

Coronavirus and arts impact
By Siemny Kim, KIRO-7 News

A New Survey Shows Coronavirus’s “Staggering and Immediate Impact on the Arts”
By Stefan Milne, Seattle Met magazine

Sunday Best: Delicately lovely costumes from the ghost of PNB’s “Giselle”
By Moira Macdonald, The Seattle Times

What’s open for business during the “Stay home, stay healthy” order?
Break by Seattle Times Media Solutions

BWW Update: Pacific Northwest Ballet Relief Fund at McCaw Hall
Break by Sondra Forsyth, BroadwayWorld.com

Cultivating Art While Raising Children: Parent-artists on How They Make It Work
By Danielle Mohlman, Encore Spotlight

My Most Frustrating Year of Dance Training: How 3 Pros Handled Major Setbacks
By Rachel Hellwig, POINTE Magazine

The Well-Read Dancer: PNB Principal Sarah Ricard Orza’s Faves
By Courtney Escoyne, DANCE Magazine

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