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.
"...A youth leaves home to seek fulfillment in the wide, wide world, only to find that that fulfillment..."
April 28, 2000 Arts Feature by Robert Faires