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Western Symphony

Traditional American melodies orchestrated by Hershy Kay
George Balanchine

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Anatomy of a Dance


Western Symphony's playful, "quirky" final movement keeps Corps de Ballet Member Roman Mejia on his cowboy toes in a role he'd grown up wanting to dance.

Inside the Repertory

Teresa Reichlen on WESTERN SYMPHONY

Principal dancer Teresa Reichlen takes us behind the scenes of her rehearsal process for the iconic ballerina role in Western Symphony, and talks about how Balanchine's love for America comes across in this fun, charming ballet set in the Wild West.

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