10/26 No resting on laurels for the 50 year old Minnesota Ballet

Oct 26, 2015

“Memoria in Aeterna: Wreck of the Edmund Fitzgerald” premiered in 1977. Original choreography by Gilbert Reed, remounting by Nancy Gibson.
Credit Vicki Surges

The Minnesota Ballet has come a long way in the 50 years since it began as a dance school and the Duluth Civic Ballet.

But as the current Artistic Executive Director Robert Gardner knows only too well, that kind of success means constantly pushing to new heights.