You might have expected the North Carolina Dance Theater to bring its Balanchine program to the Joyce. The company is, after all, directed by former New York City Ballet principal Jean-Pierre Bonnefoux, assisted by two other onetime NYCB dancers: his wife, the unforgettable Patricia McBride, and Jerri Kumery. But the Joyce asked for one program, not two, and the 20-member, Charlotte-based troupe easily charmed the audience with its "Red Hot 'n' Bluegrass" bill. That a company can dance... More >>>