From Oregon ArtsWatch:

OBT: More questions than answers

“In the wake of the ballet company’s abrupt split with artistic leader Kevin Irving, much remains unexplained.”  The lack of information surrounding OBT’s longtime artistic director leaving the organization, as well as conflicting accounts of what happened, feed into a larger conversation about transparency at ballet companies.  As non-profits, these organizations are accountable to their donors, audience members, volunteers, and dancers.

To read the full article by Jamuna Chiarini at Oregon ArtsWatch, click here.