Behind The Scenes

Ballet Forum: La Bayadère

Hear from Artistic Director Angel Corella; Dr. Pallabi Chakravorty, Swarthmore College, Chair, Music and Dance; Dr. Laura Katz, Temple University Professor of Dance; Dr. Anna Marley, PAFA, Curator of Historical American Art; and moderator Phil Chan, Co-Founder of Final Bow for Yellowface on the history and legacy of La Bayadère.


This program is offered as a partnership with the John and Richanda Rhoden Arts Center at the Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts, located at 128 N. Broad St., Philadelphia, PA 19102. Please visit PAFA’s website to learn about additional opportunities when you visit, including viewing museum galleries, dining in Tableau, and shopping in Portfolio, the museum gift shop. Visit

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