American Ballet Theatre's Comical The Bright Stream
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The last date listed for American Ballet Theatre was Sunday July 17, 2011 / 2:00pm.
Currently at Dorothy Chandler Pavilion:
- Full Price:
- $65.00 - $75.00
- Our Price:
- $32.00 - $52.00
Now in its 60th year, the pioneering Paul Taylor Dance Company stages several of its acclaimed pieces at the Dorothy Chandler Pavilion. Dubbed the "naughty boy" of dance by Martha Graham, Taylor's not only one of the greatest modern choreographers of the 20th century, he's also one of the 21st century's most daring innovators, still creating well into his 80s. His 16-member company embodies his continuing genius and nurtures new talent -- Tony winners Twyla Tharp and David Parsons are among its many distinguished alumni. Expect a wonderful show of kinetic movement, enthralling storytelling and surprising humor from one of the true legends of the form. Learn More
Reviews & Ratings
Featured review from theaterfanRed Velvet
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Excellent dancing, lively crowd-pleasing comedy ballet. Shostachovich's music is delightful. Seating at the Pavilion was weird, however, Goldstar's seats were far left or far right and the staging and curtains cut-off part of the action which was very irritating. Who designed this? Not great seats even at half-price.
Quotes & Highlights
- Read an article about <em>The Bright Stream</em> in <a target="_blank" href="http://www.nytimes.com/2011/06/05/arts/dance/american-ballet-theaters-bright-stream.html?_r=3"><em>The New York Times</em></a>.
Accompanied by live orchestra, The Bright Stream is set to a witty score by Dmitri Shostakovich. Winner of the Critics' Circle National Dance Award, the brilliant choreography of this delightful ballet, is full of fun, misplaced flirtations and a slew of disguises. Paired with ABT's technical precision and undeniable grace, The Bright Stream will leave audiences joyful and invigorated.
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