Uptown, Downtown


  Dance in January is dizzying and divided even by New York standards.     Uptown, New York City Ballet gets back to mixed programmes, almost always with a blast of Balanchine in the first week or two. This year, it's two weeks of Balanchine's Tchaikovsky, which may prove too much vastness of feeling mixed up with shimmery imperial pomp at a go.    But every ballet lover should at least try … [Read more...]