New American Romance
Choreography by James Whiteside
Music by Claude Debussy
Following its World Premiere at Vail Dance Festival in July 2019, James Whiteside’s New American Romance offers a progressive take on classical ballet. Whiteside’s new work pays homage to romantic ballet by injecting it with the social relevance of modern love.
OCT 23, 25, 27: Teuscher, Hurlin, Bell, Williams
Choreography by Jessica Lang
Music by Antonín Dvořák
Garden Blue features choreography by Jessica Lang and interactive sets designed by Sarah Crowner. This unique collaboration is described as “sculptural and lyrical” by DanceTabs’s Marina Harss.
OCT 23, 25, 27: Seo, Brandt, Hoven, Hurlin, Bell, DeGrofft*, Forster
*First Time in Role
A Time There Was
Choreography by Gemma Bond
Music by Benjamin Britten
In her first work for American Ballet Theatre, Gemma Bond creates a new work on her colleagues featuring music by Benjamin Britten. Inspired by English folk tunes, the ballet highlights the strength and beauty of ABT’s artists.
OCT 23 & 27: Boylston*, Whiteside*, Teuscher*, Forster*, Trenary*, Stearns*
OCT 25: Lane*, Hoven*, Seo*, Hammoudi*, Granlund*, Sebastian*