Across the Pond

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ACROSS THE POND

April 24 - May 5, 2019

 

KAIROS

Choreographer: Wayne McGregor

Music: Max Richter

Performed to Vivaldi's The Four Seasons, reimagined by experimental composer Richter, Kairos, an ancient Greek word denoting "weather," combines McGregor's signature physicality with the sleek designs of award-winning, London-based artist Idris Khan. Together, this stunning performance is a feast for the ears and eyes. 

CHICAGO PREMIERE

 

SYMPHONIC VARIATIONS

Choreographer: Frederick Ashton

Music: César Franck

Considered one of Ashton's finest works, this ethereal ballet is a true dance classic. Ashton evokes the mystical splendor of the seasons through exquisite movement, embodying everything from the calming stillness of winter to the colorful resurgence of spring and summer. 

JOFFREY PREMIERE


WORLD PREMIERE

Choreographer: Andrea Walker

Music: TBD

Known for his work with international sensations Coldplay and Lady Gaga, the Founder and Artistic Director of London's 201 Dance Company brings his striking vision stateside with an exclusive new work for the Joffrey. Walker combines an exciting blend of Hip-Hop and dance theatre with a penchant for topical social issues. 


Single tickets go on sale August 1st! 

 

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ACROSS THE POND

April 24 - May 5, 2019

 

KAIROS

Choreographer: Wayne McGregor

Music: Max Richter

Performed to Vivaldi's The Four Seasons, reimagined by experimental composer Richter, Kairos, an ancient Greek word denoting "weather," combines McGregor's signature physicality with the sleek designs of award-winning, London-based artist Idris Khan. Together, this stunning performance is a feast for the ears and eyes. 

CHICAGO PREMIERE

 

SYMPHONIC VARIATIONS

Choreographer: Frederick Ashton

Music: César Franck

Considered one of Ashton's finest works, this ethereal ballet is a true dance classic. Ashton evokes the mystical splendor of the seasons through exquisite movement, embodying everything from the calming stillness of winter to the colorful resurgence of spring and summer. 

JOFFREY PREMIERE


WORLD PREMIERE

Choreographer: Andrea Walker

Music: TBD

Known for his work with international sensations Coldplay and Lady Gaga, the Founder and Artistic Director of London's 201 Dance Company brings his striking vision stateside with an exclusive new work for the Joffrey. Walker combines an exciting blend of Hip-Hop and dance theatre with a penchant for topical social issues. 


Single tickets go on sale August 1st!