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Carpenter Performing Arts Center, CSULB
6200 Atherton Street Long Beach, CA 90815
562-985-7000
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5.0 / 5 Rated by 5 members
Review from ks
Red Velvet 59 events 14 reviews

Creative, cutting edge dance in a great, easy to access venue. Very hip crowd, sold out and standing ovation. Even my non-modern loving spouse loved it and my 13 year old enjoyed it (although it was a tad abstract for her, but that comes with the...continued

reviewed Oct 15 2011 report as inappropriate
Review from Stepf
41 events 24 reviews

I love ballet, and I love Radiohead. This show combines the two into brilliant perfection. As a dancer myself, I cannot imagine this music being more precisely made visual by the choreography, and the company was quite flawless in the execution....continued

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Review from mcbennett1370
5 events 1 review

Weird and fantastic. Turns out Radiohead is the perfect soundtrack literally everything in life.

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Enter the world of razor-sharp dancing, video effects, electronic rhythms, and beautiful melodies with Shakespeare’s Romeo and Juliet, set to the music of Radiohead and choreography of Edward Clug. In a rare U.S. engagement, this powerfully gorgeous contemporary ballet  from Eastern Europe gives new twist to this timeless tale of conflict, fate, and love. The rhythmic power of Radiohead’s dynamic compositions propels the dancers to new emotional heights in this West Coast premiere.

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