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DEMO by Damian Woetzel: Jerome Robbins--American Dance Genius

Friday, October 20, 2017 - Saturday, October 21, 2017

Ballet & Contemporary Dance Ballet JFK Centennial Celebration

A stellar cast celebrates the launch of legendary choreographer Jerome Robbins's centennial in a lecture demonstration-style performance hosted by Damian Woetzel.

Price

$49 - $59

Run Time

80 minutes

About

In the month of the grand re-opening of the Terrace Theater, a stellar cast celebrates the launch of legendary choreographer Jerome Robbins's centennial with a lecture demonstration-style performance hosted by Damian Woetzel, who worked closely with Robbins during his career at New York City Ballet.

This special DEMO will explore the magnificent repertory created for ballet and Broadway, including Fancy Free, West Side Story, Dances at a Gathering, Other Dances, The Cage, and more, revealing the work behind the work of one of America's greatest dance visionaries.

The cast of DEMO will include: 

Tyler Angle
Principal Dancer at NYCB and star of DEMO: Song & Dance from 2017

Kurt Crowley
Associate music director and conductor for the hit musical Hamilton on Broadway and star of DEMO: Song & Dance from 2017

Kate Davis
Multi-instrumentalist and vocalist and star of DEMO: Heroes from 2016 and DEMO: Song & Dance from 2017

Joseph Gordon
Soloist at NYCB

Tiler Peck
Principal Dancer at NYCB and star of the Kennedy Center's Little Dancer (also one of the stars of DEMO: Time from 2015)

Amar Ramasar
Principal Dancer at NYCB 

Daniel Ulbricht
Principal Dancer at NYCB

Unity Phelan
Soloist at New York City Ballet  

and special guest Heather Watts

Artists subject to change.

Performance Timing: Approximately 80 minutes, with no intermission.


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This program is part of JFKC: A Centennial Celebration of John F. Kennedy, inspired by five enduring ideals often ascribed to JFK: Courage, Freedom, Justice, Service, and Gratitude.
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