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Behind the Scenes Facebook LIVE with Michael Panvini
Seeded by balletaz on 19 May 2020
Author: balletarizona
Ballet Arizona Director of Production Michael Panvini presented a special LIVE discussion about the behind-the-scenes magic that brings your favorite productions to life. ?Ballet Arizona’s Director of Production for over 12 years, Michael Panvini dropped-out of college and moved to the Big Apple in 1983 to begin his career as a freelance electrician/lighting technician, doing Off-Off-Broadway plays at the age of 20. Rising quickly through the ranks of Off-Broadway and graduating to national tours, he was Head Electrician for touring Broadway musicals (A Chorus Line, Singin’ in the Rain) and The Magic of David Copperfield, until moving into the world of ballet as Lighting Supervisor for Dance Theatre of Harlem followed by the Joffrey Ballet. In 1993 Michael began a 15-year stretch with Columbia Artists Management, Inc. as a tour Production Manager/Lighting Supervisor, and toured North America with dozens of ballet and folk dance companies from around the world until joining Ballet Ari
Presenter: Ballet Arizona