Today’s Masters 2016
Casting announced! Click here to find out when your favorite dancer is performing!
Spring begins with a program of varied works that feature choreographers from across the world.
Second to Last (excerpt) and Pacopepepluto, choreography by Alejandro Cerrudo – Resident Choreographer at Hubbard Street Dance Chicago, Alejandro Cerrudo has become wildly popular for his contemporary ballet works. Second to Last was created for Ballet Arizona in 2013 and received rave reviews, while Pacopepluto will be a new Cerrudo piece for the company.
Inner Layer, choreography by Nayon Iovino – First premiered at Innovations 2014, Iovino (recently named Best Up-and-Coming Choreographer by AZCentral) will bring his popular work Inner Layer to the Orpheum Theatre stage.
Symphonie Classique (excerpt), choreography by Ib Andersen – The elegant and intricate Symphonie Classique, choreographed by Ballet Arizona Artistic Director Ib Andersen, showcases costumes by Tony Award-winning designer Martin Pakledinaz.
Konservatoriet, choreography by August Bournonville – Konservatoriet is a classic of the master, August Bournonville, the choreographer who shaped the repertory for the Royal Danish Ballet.
Music: Several Composers
Get an inside look at the production being performed at our special pre- and post-performance chats!
Pre-performance chats are held 45 minutes before each of the following shows.
Thursday, March 24, 7 p.m.
Friday, March 25, 7:30 p.m.
A post-performance chat will be held 15 minutes after the following performance.
Saturday, March 26, 2 p.m.
“When Ballet Arizona performs the work of contemporary choreographers, we broaden the perspective of both the dancers and the audience.”
– Ib Andersen, Artistic Director
Ballet Arizona Box Office: 602.381.1096
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Phoenix, AZ 85034