In 1981, Chinese ballet dancer Li Cunxin made national news when he defected to the U.S. to join the Houston Ballet. The Chinese and U.S. governments faced off over the issue, and Vice President George Bush ended up intervening -- and prevailing. Cunxin went on to dance with the Houston Ballet for t ... More >>
It's long been rumored (at least in the Houston ballet world, such as it is), but the Houston Business Journal let the cat out of the bag: the Houston Ballet is hoping to build a large, expensive facility downtown near the Wortham Center to consolidate its far-flung operations. The Houston Chronicl ... More >>
The organization was supposed to make him a better man. Instead, his parents say, it made him a dead one.
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