Dance of the Prodigal Son
Soft-spoken and self-effacing choreographer Stephen Mills seems an unlikely candidate for rebellious Prodigal Son. But he was, breaking away from Ballet Austin in 1996, only to return two years later. Now the newly named artistic director of Ballet Austin, Mills talks about his departure, his return, and the future of the company.
"...pursue a career as a freelance choreographer. At the time, his departure seemed permanent. Mills was engaged by dance..."
April 28, 2000 Arts Feature by Robert Faires