Time: August 9, 2012 at 7:30pm to August 11, 2012 at 4pm
Location: The Ailey Citigroup Theater
Street: 405 West 55th Street
City/Town: New York
Website or Map: http://www.balletny.org
Event Type: dance, performance
Latest Activity: Jul 11, 2012
Ballet NY presents its 2012 Season, including the World Premiere of Trois Mouvements by Artistic Director Medhi Bahiri and the Company Premiere of emerging choreographer John-Mark Owen’s Triptych, from August 9-11, 2012 at the Ailey Citigroup Theater, 405 West 55th Street, NYC (at Ninth Avenue). Performances: Thursday at 7:30pm, Friday at 7:30pm, Saturday at 2pm. Tickets are $26 ($16 for students and seniors) and are available at www.smarttix.com or by phone at 212-868-4444.
Trois Mouvements, a ballet for seven dancers (four women and three men), is set to the Concerto/Konzert Op. IX N˚2 for Oboe and Orchestra by Tomaso Albinoni; Triptych is set to music by H. F. Biber and Sergei Rachmaninoff. The program will also include a work-in-progress presentation of In the Garden of Souls, choreographed by Mr. Bahiri to music recorded by Azam Ali (vocal) & Greg Ellis (percussion) of the group Vas and a mixture of Middle Eastern, Indian and Far Eastern compositions. An encore of Agnes DeMille’s duet from The Other will also be on the program.
Dancers: Amy Brandt, Kelsey Coventry, Michael Eaton, Fidel Garcia, Katie Gibson, Jennifer Goodman, Jason Jordan, Luke Manley and Nadezhda Vostrikov.