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Ahmanson Theatre
at the Music Center 135 North Grand Ave. Los Angeles, CA 90012
213-628-2772
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amaryllis Red Velvet
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44 stars
attended Feb 16 2010

Gorgeous! Gorgeous!! Gorgeous!!! That goes for the dancing, as well as for the dancers themselves!!!! I love men and I love great dancing -- I was in heaven!!!! Great Goldstar seating too.

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attended Feb 17 2010

From beginning to end, this was such a treat for the eyes. The choreography executed by these incredibly gorgeous, technically perfect, yet passionate dancers, each and every one. A joy.

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Website

http://www.musiccenter.org/events/dance_0910_kod.html

Description

Kings of the Dance

North American Premiere

Sergei Danilian, Creative Director and Producer

Cast:

Jose Manuel Carreño (Cuba, American Ballet Theatre)

Guillaume Côté (Canada, National Ballet of Canada)

Joaquin DeLuz (Spain, New York City Ballet)

Marcelo Gomes (Brazil, American Ballet Theatre)

David Hallberg (United States, American Ballet Theatre)

Denis Matvienko (Ukraine, Mariinsky Ballet/formerly Kirov Ballet)

Desmond Richardson (United States, Complexions Contemporary Ballet)

Nikolay Tsiskaridze (Russia, Bolshoi Ballet)

Program Running Time: Approximately 2 hours and 10 minutes

Program includes works by the following choreographers: Frederick Ashton, Leonid Jacobson, Nacho Duato, Roland Petit, David Fernandez, Adam Hougland, Boris Eifman, and Christopher Wheeldon.

About the Ticket Supplier: Music Center

A leader at the cultural heart of Los Angeles County, The Music Center brings to life one of the world’s premier arts destinations by creating opportunities for arts participation, enabling compelling programming and providing firstclass venues and services.

The Music Center is one of the largest and most highly regarded performing arts centers in the country, creating a cultural hub that is central to L.A.’s status as “the creative capital” of the world. Celebrated for its illustrious dance programming Glorya Kaufman Presents Dance at The Music Center and home to four world-class resident companies- LA Phil, Center Theatre Group, LA Opera and Los Angeles Master Chorale – The Music Center is the place to experience the most innovative and critically-acclaimed performing arts in the nation. In its effort to extend the reach and accessibility of the performing arts, the Music Center is a national model for experiences in which people participate directly through its Active Arts® at The Music Center.

As well, The Music Center presents special productions, events and festivals for children and families, including World City at The Music Center. Each year, over one-million audience members delight in the excitement of live performances on The Music Center’s stages and enjoy free community arts events all year long across its outdoor campus.

The Music Center is also on the forefront of arts education in Los Angeles, providing arts resources to students and teachers in schools and community centers throughout the region. Approximately 500 full-time, seasonal and part-time staff members are employees of The Center and contribute to its operation and success.

The Music Center was developed as an unprecedented public private partnership with Los Angeles County. Through the support of the Board of Supervisors, the County of Los Angeles plays an invaluable role in the successful operation of The Music Center. This relationship has cemented the importance of the arts to the cultural fabric of Los Angeles.