New Shoes: An Evening of Original Dance From Four L.A. Choreographers
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The last date listed for New Shoes was Saturday October 6, 2012 / 8:30pm.
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Dance company Diavolo has developed a reputation for their athletic, acrobatic, dramatic movement on larger-than-life, surrealistic sets and structures. These internationally renowned performers are more than just dancers -- they're gymnasts, actors and athletes who rely on teamwork as well as skill. Under the guidance of artistic director Jacques Heim, they investigate the relationship between humans and the architectural environment and the ways in which these urban structures affect us socially, emotionally and physically. Spoken word artist Steve Connell brings voice to the ideas presented by Diavolo. This pre-sale offer gives you access to some of the best seats before tickets go on sale to the general public. Learn More
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This was a wonderful evening of thoughtful, beautiful, humorous, evocative movement pieces. Everyone I talked to in the audience was moved. Lydia Zimmer's piece was breath taking in its sensitivity, Qualia explored a range of human desires with intensity and lovely dancing. Anne and Jeff Grimaldo's witty sensibility spark curiosity and delight.
About the Ticket Supplier: Highways Performance SpaceHighways Performance Space is Southern California's boldest center for new performance. Founded in 1989, Highways continues to be an important alternative cultural center in Los Angeles that encourages fierce new artists from diverse communities to develop and present innovative works.
Highways promotes the development of contemporary socially involved artists and art forms. Our mission is implemented through four programs (the performance space, workshop/university program and two galleries). Annually, Highways co-presents approximately 250 performances by solo dramatic artists, small theater groups, dance companies and spoken word artists; curates and exhibits approximately 12 contemporary visual art exhibits per year with work that explores the boundaries between performing and visual art forms; commissions and premieres new work by outstanding performing artists; organize special events, curate festival, offer residency and educational programs that engage community members in the arts while providing access to professionally-directed instruction.