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About Ballet Director’s Choice:
Ballet Director’s Choice will take place March 25-27, 2016 at the June Swaner Gates Concert Hall at the Newman Center for the Performing Arts. The production will open with contemporary choreographer Dominic Walsh’s Wolfgang (for Webb), with music by W. A. Mozart.
Ballet Director’s Choice will then feature two pas de deuxs including choreographer Amy Seiwert award-winning It’s Not a Cry, set to Jeff Buckley’s recording of Leonard Cohen’s “Hallelujah.” The second pas de deux will be Gerald Arpino’s Light Rain, which was has been The Joffrey Ballet’s signature piece since its premiere in 1981.
The production will close with the world premiere of the tango-inspired ballet The Angel of Buenos Aires by choreographer and Colorado Ballet’s Ballet Mistress Lorita Travaglia. The ballet will feature live music by the Austin Piazzolla Quintet.