CrossCurrents Dance Company at the Dance Place
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The last date listed for CrossCurrents Dance Company was Sunday May 31, 2009 / 7:00pm.
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American Ballet Theatre, regarded as one of the world's finest dance companies, brings an evening of mixed repertory to the Kennedy Center. Michel Fokine's Les Sylphides is a romantic reverie with music by Chopin orchestrated by Britten. Tchaikovsky powers the D.C. premiere of ABT principal dancer Marcelo Gomes' Aftereffect. Based on A Midsummer Night's Dream, Sir Frederick Ashton's The Dream marks 450 years since Shakespeare's birth. For over 70 years, American Ballet Theatre has wowed audiences everywhere with their passion, innovation and athleticism. The New York Times called them "American ballet at its peak," and it's easy to see why. Learn More
Quotes & Highlights
- Characterized by “finely etched dancing and dramatically cogent choreography,” the members of CrossCurrents enjoy the “strength and sweep of company director Debra Kanters’s choreography and the force and passion of co-director Helen Hayes." <em>--Washington Post</em>
CrossCurrents Dance Company was founded in 1994 by co-artistic directors Helen Hayes and Debra Kanter. The company is based in Montgomery County, Maryland, in close proximity to the Washington, D.C. metropolitan centers for dance. CrossCurrents' mission is to increase appreciation of and participation in contemporary dance of the highest quality.
Committed to community and education, the company presents concerts, classes and educational residencies throughout Montgomery County, Washington, DC, and the surrounding region. CrossCurrents Dance Company is a resident company at Joy of Motion Dance Center, Bethesda, MD.