Mark Morris Dance Group: L'allegro, Il Penseroso ed Il Moderato at Dorothy Chandler Pavilion
The last date listed for Mark Morris Dance Group: L'allegro, Il Penseroso ed Il Moderato was Sunday, May. 8, 2011 / 2:00pm.
Celebrating its 30th anniversary, Mark Morris Dance Group performs L’allegro, Il Penseroso ed Il Moderato, which features 24 dancers, the LA Opera Orchestra and Chorus as well as a quartet of world-class singers: sopranos Hei-Kyung Hong and Sarah Coburn, tenor Barry Banks and bass-baritone John Relyea. With Handel’s pastoral ode as the musical landscape, and set to the poetry of John Milton, along with sets inspired by William Blake’s later watercolors, L’allegro is a true artistic feat sure to captivate Music Center audiences. Morris’ landmark work is presented as part of the first-ever collaboration between the Music Center and LA Opera.