Program Three

Feb 14-March 1, 2020


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Nine Sinatra Songs


Perhaps Twyla Tharp’s most popular and universal hit, Nine Sinatra Songs radiates glamour, excitement, seduction and fun as seven swirling couples, bedecked in Oscar de la Renta’s fabulous costumes, take center stage with the best of Ol’ Blue Eyes: All the Way, That’s Life, Strangers in the Night, and My Way.

CHOREOGRAPHY
Twyla Tharp

MUSIC
Frank Sinatra

 

Rodeo: Four Dance Episodes


Rodeo features just one woman and fifteen men! From Justin Peck, America’s leading young choreographer (2018 Tony-Award Winner and choreographer of the upcoming Stephen Spielberg remake of West Side Story), this groundbreaking work takes to Aaron Copland’s beloved score.

CHOREOGRAPHY
Justin Peck

MUSIC
Aaron Copland

 

Firebird 


Company Premiere
Alive with color, excitement, and spectacular effects, Firebird is a fantastical and thrilling story about magic, love, danger, and liberation. Enter this mystical world of a young hunter, a Princess in captivity, and the immortal, magical Firebird in one of the greatest of all fairy tales.

This newly commissioned Firebird features the thrilling collaboration between Balanchine and Robbins with elaborate costume and set designs with music by the brilliant Stravinsky.

CHOREOGRAPHY
George Balanchine © The George Balanchine Trust
Jerome Robbins

MUSIC
Igor Stravinsky

Original sets and costume design by Anya Klepikov
Video projections by Wendall Harrington.