The Joffrey Ballet, American Legends

 

Venue: Auditorium Theatre
Dates: Wednesday, February 13, 2013 - Sunday, February 24, 2013
Times: Wed.-Fri. at 7:30 pm, Sat. at 2:00 pm & 7:30 pm, Sun. at 2:00 pm
Price: $152-$31

Interplay
Choreography: Jerome Robbins
Music: Morton Gould

A lavish and bright color palette and unapologetic energy set the tone for this playful romp that celebrates the exuberance of children as they grow up.

“Exhilarating” – The New York Times

Nine Sinatra Songs
Choreography: Twyla Tharp
Music: Frank Sinatra

The classic voice of Sinatra will set you swinging during this wildly popular Tharp piece that explores dance in sultry, glamorous and sometimes comic vignettes.

“An indisputable winner” – The New York Times

Production Sponsor – Jane Ellen Murray Foundation

World Premiere
Choreography: Stanton Welch

Houston-based choreographer and artistic director for the Houston Ballet, Stanton Welch creates a new work on The Joffrey Ballet.

Stanton Welch is “making the world take notice” – San Francisco Chronicle

http://www.auditoriumtheatre.org/wb/pages/home/performances-events/performances.php?event_id=411

Photo credit: American Legends. Joffrey Dancers Jamie Hickey and Shane Urton. Photo by Sean Williams.

The Joffrey Ballet is the resident company of the Auditorium Theatre.
  • Auditorium Theatre of Roosevelt University
  • Wednesday Feb 13, 2013
    7:30pm-12:30am
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