Deborah Hay began in New York studying with Merce Cunningham and Mia Slavenska. She toured with the Cunningham Company on its World Tour in...
American Ballet Theatre debuts a new Firebird.Program includes works by Wheeldon and an iconic early Cunningham piece, Duets.Firebird choreographed,by Alexei Ratmansky,is a shared production with the Dutch National Ballet. Music by Pacific Symphony.
Ailey American Dance Theater is back in Southern California with three wide ranging repertory programs at Segerstrom Center for the Arts. Along with favorites also revivals by Dove, the new Minus 16 (Naharin) from Artistic Director Robert Battle.
GRUPO CORPO is one of Brazil’s better known contemporary dance companies.Their movement is highly appealing and accessible. Performances feature commissioned scores that draw on all aspects of Brazilian, classical and contemporary music idioms.
Diana Vishneva’s latest star vehicle program,"On the Edge",which premiered at Sergerstrom Center for the Arts on Wednesday, proved less edgy than its title suggested.Works by Maillot and Carlson with music by Danny Elfman and Giovanni Sollima.11/6/13
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Diavolo Premieres a Spectacular "L'Espace du Temps" with New West Symphony Diavolo Architecture in Motion with its theatricalized amalgam of architectural sets, parkour, dance, and acrobatics...
Standard versions of Cinderella imagine the ballet in its usual context as a storybook tale with romanace, and a full measure of o fantasy. Jean-Christophe Maillot's version for Monte-Carlo makes it a fable of remembrance. Startling sets & costumes.