Pointe Magazine : Standout Performances of 2019 : Audience Favorites

READ THE FULL ARTICLE HERE. Arch Ballet in Sheena Annalise’s “Two Steps Backward” “Take notice of this creative ballet company, Arch Ballet. The director, Sheena Annalise is forward-thinking to say the least. She has mixed her performances with various classical techniques and modern philosophies to draw the audience into the beauty, message, form, style and pace
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Dance Magazine Audience Awards : Most Inventive New Work OF 2019

READ THE ARTICLE HERE.  Most Inventive New Work Nominees: Oklahoma!, directed by Daniel Fish and choreographed by John Heginbotham William Forsythe’s Playlist (EP) for Boston Ballet Caleb Teicher and Conrad Tao’s More Forever Donald Byrd’s Strange Fruit Pam Tanowitz’s Time is forever dividing itself toward innumerable futures Sheena Annalise’s Chromatic Skies for Arch Contemporary Ballet Winner: Playlist (EP)

Dance Enthusiast Review “An Electric Performance by Arch Ballet in Chromatic Skies”

READ THE FULL ARTICLE HERE. Curtains open after intermission and you hear countless murmurs of ohs and ahs spread across the sea of the orchestra and balcony at Abrons Art Center on the rainy evening of July 11, 2019. Curiosity and electricity run through your veins as three duos are elevated above their counterparts; the
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Dance Informa Magazine Review of Chromatic Skies “Technology, dance and 2019: Arch Contemporary Ballet’s ‘Chromatic Skies’”

READ THE ARTICLE HERE. Abrons Arts Center, New York, NY. July 11, 2019. Sheena Annalise founded Arch Contemporary Ballet “to ensure the continuous evolution of ballet, designed for an inclusive and varied 21st century audience.” It’s interesting to see the varied ways she’s approached working toward that mission — using technology in conjunction with movement, experimenting with universal
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