Tag: Kennedy, John F, Center for the Performing Arts

As Furloughs Grow, Kennedy Center Defends Use of $25 Million in Aid

Facing criticism for furloughing workers after it was granted $25 million in federal coronavirus relief funding, the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts on Tuesday defended its need for the bailout and outlined its plans for the money. The Kennedy Center in Washington, home of the National Symphony Orchestra and the Washington National […]

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Skylar Brandt: A Ballerina Invests in Herself

On Mondays, the day most ballet dancers spend soaking their aching feet, Skylar Brandt, a soloist at American Ballet Theater, takes a different route. First, she has ballet class, then Pilates; next, a two-hour private coaching session at a City Center studio and, finally, a visit to the chiropractor. “Sometimes my days off are harder […]

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