Synopsis: Our selection of Classics and Contemporary Creations is presented in traditional Theater settings, Outdoor performances and in the intimacy of our Studio settings for the “Face to Face Series”, and affords the audience a close-up to the performers and the opportunity to speak with Artistic Director Chiara Ajkun and the Ajkun Ballet Theatre Dancers following the performance..
The programs interlace excerpts from Traditional and Contemporary Dance providing unrivaled entertainment to the worldly and the first-time theatergoers, alike.
All proceeds of this Event benefit "Stars of the World" a program designed to support Dance Education for extraordinarily gifted Young Dancers.
MIXED BILL - FACE TO FACE SERIES
Dance, All the Way, Across the Styles
Wednesday, July 26, 2017
The Egg Performing Arts Center
1 Empire Plaza, Albany, NY 12220
Ajkun Ballet Theatre's iconic contemporary repertory
and traditional ballets performed by the company's leading
dancers. The one hour program includes the elegance
of Aurora & Desiree in The Sleeping Beauty, the
vibrancy of Paquita Pas de Trois, and the masterful
vigor of the duet Spring Waters, alternated with
contemporary dances. The delicate romance of Chiara
Ajkun's contemporary ballet Anna Karenina fresh off
the New York City stages and William Blanken's
premiere of Solo, a barefoot dance of intrinsic nature complete
Tuesday, August 15, 2017
Mark Morris Dance Center
3 Lafayette Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11217
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