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VIRGINIA: Dance Theatre of Harlem & Richard Alston Dance Company @ Virginia Arts Festival‏

VIRGINIA: Dance Theatre of Harlem & Richard Alston Dance Company @ Virginia Arts Festival‏

Company:

Dance Theatre of Harlem; Richard Alston Dance Company

Location:

Virginia Arts Festival‏

Dates:

Saturday, May 17, 2014 - 8:00pm
Sunday, May 18, 2014 - 8:00pm
Thursday, May 22, 2014 - 8:00pm
Friday, May 23, 2014 - 8:00pm

Tickets:

www.vafest.org

Company:
Dance Theatre of Harlem; Richard Alston Dance Company

Virginia Arts Festival Presents

Dance Theatre of Harlem on May 17 and 18

Richard Alston Dance Company on May 21 and 23


NORFOLK, VA. The Virginia Arts Festival presents Dance Theatre of Harlem on May 17 and 18 in Norfolk and Richard Alston Dance Company on May 21 and 23 in Norfolk and Williamsburg in this year’s Dance Series.  The 2014 Festival features two world-class companies who have rewritten the rules for these art forms.

Dance Theatre of Harlem with the Virginia Symphony Orchestra and Virginia Chorale will present Robert Garland’s new work  Gloria  with Choreography by  Robert Garland, Music by Francis Poulenc; Far But Close, Choreography by John Alleyne,  Music by Daniel Bernard Roumainand ; Return with  Choreography by  Robert Garland and  Music by Aretha Franklin and James Brown on MAY 17 and Gloria , Glinka Pas de Trois, Choreography: by George Balanchine and Music by  Mikhail Glinka; The Lark Ascending ,Choreography by Alvin Ailey and Return on MAY 18.

Richard Alston Dance Company on May 21 & 23 will present The Devil in the Detail, with Choreography: Richard Alston, Music: Scott Joplin Maple Leaf Rag, Stoptime Rag, Cascades, The Ragtime Dance, The Entertainer, A Strenuous Life, Original Rag;  Shimmer with  Choreography: Richard Alston and  Music: Maurice Ravel Sonatine , Oiseax Tristes, une Barque sur l’Ocean, La Vallee des Cloches from Miroirs  and Les Illuminations with Choreography: Richard Alston and Music: Benjamin Britten.

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