Jerome Robbins' NY Export: Opus Jazz the Film

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Shot on location in New York City and starring an ensemble cast of New York City Ballet dancers, NY Export: Opus Jazz takes Jerome Robbins‘ 1958 “ballet in sneakers” and reimagines it for a new generation in this scripted adaptation.  After winning an Audience Award at the 2010 South by Southwest Film Festival, the film aired on PBS’ Great Performances series and BBC Four and was nominated for a Rose d’Or Award.

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NEWS
  • April 9, 2014 The new film from Opus Jazz director Jody Lee Lipes and producers Ellen Bar and Anna Rose Holmer is called BALLET 422 and it is having its world premiere at Tribeca Film Festival on April 19th, 22nd, 23rd and 27th! Tickets are onsale now for AmEx cardholders, and go on sale to the general public on April 14th at 11am.  Click HERE for tickets and screening schedules!
  • November 4, 2013 If you're in NYC don't miss the chance to see the film on the big screen at the Williamsburg Independent Film Festival in Williamsburg, Brooklyn on Thursday, November 21st at 6:30 pm at IndieScreen! Visit our Screenings page for details!
  • October 13, 2013 Our new project, BALLET 422, needs your help to get across the finish line!  If you loved Opus Jazz, now you have a chance to be a crucial part of our next film.  We need to raise $20,000 by November 15th to cover our post production costs.  Click HERE to donate!  All donations are tax-deductible and there are lots of amazing perks for donors.  Please help spread the word!
  • September 25, 2013 Just announced:  Theatrical screenings in Colorado, Pennsylvania and Toronto in September and October! Check out our Screenings page for details - if you know someone in the area, don't let them miss the chance to see the film on the big screen!
  • June 4, 2013 The film will be screening at the Nantucket Atheneum Great Hall as part of the Nantucket Atheneum Dance Festival on Tuesday, July 23rd at 5pm, followed by a Q and A with co-director Jody Lee Lipes and creators Ellen Bar and Sean Suozzi.  It's FREE so if you know anyone in the area, don't let them miss it! See SCREENINGS for more details
  • April 16, 2013 Love is in the air! Congrats to featured cast members and NYCB Principals Tiler Peck and Robbie Fairchild on their engagement.  Congrats also to cast member and newly promoted NYCB Soloist Brittany Pollack on her promotion and her engagement to NYCB Principal Jon Stafford!
  • October 31, 2012 Just announced - a screening this weekend at Martha's Vineyard Film Society this Saturday, November 3rd at 4pm! If you know anyone in the area, don't let them miss this chance to see it on the big screen.  For details click HERE  
  • August 29, 2012 CO-DIRECTOR JODY LEE LIPES will do a Q & A after our first screening in PRAGUE this Friday, August 31st as part of the FRESH FILM FEST! Visit our Screenings page for more details!
  • April 19, 2012 Just announced: New York City Ballet will host a FREE screening, open to the public, at the David H. Koch Theater at Lincoln Center on May 5th at 12pm!  The screening is part of a day-long celebration of NYCB's founding choreographers, George Balanchine and Jerome Robbins.  Click HERE for more info!
  • April 6, 2012 Join co-creator/exec producer Ellen Bar at the 92nd St Y Uptown on April 13, 2012, for a special "Ballet in Sneakers" themed performance as part of the "Fridays at Noon" series.  The event features excerpts from the film and BRAND NEW choreographic works (in sneakers!) by NYCB dancers/film cast members Adam Hendrickson and Troy Schumacher, with a special guest appearance by NYCB principal/film cast member Robbie Fairchild!  Click HERE for more details!

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