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Carpenter Performing Arts Center, CSULB
6200 Atherton Street Long Beach, CA 90815
562-985-7000
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36 events
28 reviews
84 stars
$5 for the lot in front, but some street park and walk
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23 events
14 reviews
4 stars
The weather was warm. I wore dressy casual outfit.
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Armitage Gone! Dance
3 ratings
4.7 average rating
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27 events
15 reviews
41 stars
attended Mar 21 2009

Really interesting and thought provoking choreography; especially satisfying use of the entire ensemble on stage together at one time. Beautiful theatre with not a bad seat in the house, easy ticket pick-up and parking. Next time, we will bring...continued

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79 events
16 reviews
14 stars
attended Mar 21 2009

Beyond Words!! If, they come to your area do yourself a favor and see them. I'm not really fond of dance concerts but this one sold me!

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“Her new program is far out and altogether terrific.” —New York Post

Description

“Punk ballerina” Karole Armitage has teamed up with internationally acclaimed visual artist David Salle to share her fresh, unique vision of ballet technique in an evening of stunning originality that combines dance, music and art. Her company will perform two recent works: Ligeti Essays, a suite of concise, jewel-like movements choreographed to music by the great Hungarian composer György Ligeti; and Time is the echo of an axe within a wood which The New York Times called “one of the most beautiful dances to be seen in New York in a very long time.” Dance critic Clive Barnes raves, “her new program is far out and altogether terrific!”