Raiford Rogers Modern Ballet at the Luckman
The last date listed for Raiford Rogers Modern Ballet was Saturday June 19, 2004 / 8:00pm.
The Luckman Fine Arts Complex at Cal State L.A. will launch the revival of Raiford Rogers’ 1985 Wishes and Turns on Saturday, June 19 at 8:00 p.m. The program by Raiford Rogers Modern Ballet (formerly LA Chamber Ballet) will subsequently be performed July 7-10 at New York’s new DTW Schonberg Theatre, and will also feature In C, set to composer Terry Riley’s minimalist masterpiece of the same name. Rogers’ signature ballet Wishes and Turns is set to Martinu’s Piano Quartet No. 1, the seminal 1942 chamber piece popularized by Jim Svejda as the opening music for his nightly radio show on classical station KUSC FM 91.5.