Tales of Hopper (2019)
Tales of Hopper is the fruit of a collaboration between choreographer Cherylyn Lavagnino and composer Martin Bresnick inspired by the work of American painter Edward Hopper. This theater-dance work casts the dancers as figures plucked from selected Hopper paintings, illuminating human connections through gestural movement steeped in subtext, as Bresnicks original composition for piano, violin, and cello brings emotional undercurrents to the surface.
Veiled, a work for a female cast of six, explores the enactment of physical and internal grace in the face of oppression. Lavagnino choreographed movements that are pared-down and stripped of virtuosity,
Triptych links two distinct movements featuring Baroque composer, François Couperins, Troisième Leçons à deux voix and an original score by Scott Killian. Inspired by the distinct qualities of these scores,
Age Guidance: 13
Show Notes: 1 Intermission
TUESDAY & WEDNESDAY @ 7:30 PM