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  • American Masters

Joffrey: Mavericks of American Dance | American Masters | PBS

Duration: 02:22
Program: American Masters
Broadcast Date: Dec. 27, 2012

The Joffrey Ballet revolutionized American dance by combining modern with traditional ballet to create a new and daring art form. Award-winning filmmaker Bob Hercules traces the company's struggles and triumphs: from its humble beginnings in 1956, touring the United States in a borrowed station wagon, to becoming one of the world's most exciting and prominent ballet companies. 'American Masters Joffrey: Mavericks of American Dance' premieres Friday, December 28, 2012 at 9 pm (ET) on PBS (check local listings): www.pbs.org



Post Date: December 27, 2012