Vail International Dance Festival company-in-residence BalletX performs July 31

Vail International Dance Festival company-in-residence BalletX performs July 31
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By Krista Driscoll

Editor’s note: This article first appeared in Vail Dance.VAIL — For more than a decade, BalletX has stretched ballet beyond traditional boundaries, into a new movement language that fuses classical and contemporary ballet with everything from jazz to hip-hop.The 10 dancers of BalletX all possess a rare combination of impeccable traditional ballet training and technique, intense athleticism, passionate expression and a hunger to perfect ever-changing varieties of guest choreographers’ visions.“We really challenge the body to move in new and different ways,” said Christine Cox, BalletX artistic director. Now, after three years of surprising, delighting and emotionally stirring audiences at the …

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