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Dorothy Chandler Pavilion
135 N. Grand Avenue Los Angeles, CA 90012
213-972-0711
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4.4 / 5 Rated by 122 members
Review from Alan Trevor
Red Velvet 324 events 191 reviews

outstanding production & dancing

reviewed Oct 26 2008 report as inappropriate
Review from Kernaghan
Red Velvet 37 events 11 reviews

The first two ballets I had seen before, and were beautifully executed by this company. The third (Liturgy choreographed by a Brithish choreographer) was a revelation, the young Chinese ballerina absolutely amazing, and the partnering excellent. ...continued

reviewed Oct 25 2008 report as inappropriate
Review from Alex Rios
Red Velvet 28 events 8 reviews

Great seats. We sat in the founders circle, 1st balcony. View was excellent. The program included three performances. the first liturgy was excellent, beautiful dance. "Tarantella" equally good; but "symphony" was breathtaking. the orchestra...continued

reviewed Oct 25 2008 report as inappropriate
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Join Miami City Ballet’s artistic director, Edward Villella, along with dance historian and writer Elizabeth Kaye, for a pre-performance talk beginning one hour prior to curtain in the Dorothy Chandler Pavilion Grand Hall.

Description

Program:

  • Symphony in Three Movements — Choreographer: George Balanchine / Composer: Igor Stravinsky
  • _Tarantella _— Choreographer: George Balanchine / Composer: Louis Moreau Gottschalk 
  • _Liturgy _— Choreographer: Christopher Wheeldon / Composer: Arvo Pärt 
  • _Nightspot — _Choreographer: Twyla Tharp / Composer: Elvis Costello

Known for her innovation and creativity, Twyla Tharp has created some of the most memorable dances in modern repertory. Elvis Costello, whose adventurous musical talents makes him one of the most revered artists of our time, provides an original musical composition intertwined with various motifs and quotations from existing songs.

Nightspot features costumes designed by famed fashion designer Isaac Mizrahi.

KIDZ BOP <em>Best Time Ever</em> Tour <em>Company</em> Paranormal Investigation on the Queen Mary <em>An Evening of Classic Broadway</em> Lionel Richie & Mariah Carey St. Paddy's Trackside Celebration