Login with Facebook         Create Account

Find an Event

Do you have an event you'd like to have listed?

    DANCE

    Made in America

    Presented by at Wortham Theater Center - Brown Theater

    May 24 - June 3, 2012

    Event Rating (0 votes)



    Bookmark


    Made in America

    Houston Ballet presents Made in America, May 24 through June 3, 2012, in Wortham Center - Brown Theater.

    Balanchine. Morris. Fonte. All three have created ballets for companies around the world. This program, however, was made entirely in America. Mark Morris's breezy Drink to Me Only With Thine Eyes was commissioned by Mikhail Baryshnikov for American Ballet Theatre. George Balanchine created Theme and Variations, his grand tribute to the Imperial Russian Ballet, for the same company. Nicolo Fonte, a Brooklyn native who danced with Les Grands Ballets Canadiens de Montréal and the Compañia Nacional de Danza in Madrid, will premiere a new work, choreographed specifically for Houston Ballet.

    "Theme and Variations is steeped in poetic allusion."
    - San Francisco Chronicle

    Scheduled Program:
    Drink to Me Only with Thine Eyes
    Music: Virgil Thomson
    Choreography: Mark Morris

    World Premiere
    Music: Anna Clyne
    Choreography: Nicolo Fonte

    Theme and Variations
    Music: Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
    Choreography: George Balanchine

    Age Recommendation: at least 5 years of age.

    Pictured:  Theme and Variations, Dancer: Kelly Myernick. Photo by: Amitava Sarkar.


    Wortham Theater Center - Brown Theater

    501 Texas Avenue
    Houston, TX 77002

    Full map and directions

    Admission Info:

    $18.00-$175.00

    SINGLE TICKETS GO ON SALE MONDAY, AUGUST 1, 2011.
    Groups of 10 or more may purchase tickets at a discounted rate by calling 713.523.6300, ext 245.

    Age Recommendation: at least 5 years of age.


    General Day and Time Info:

    7:30pm- May 24, 26, June 1, 2
    2:00pm- May 27, June 3


    Phone: 713-523-6300

    Parking:

    Click here for parking information.



    Accessibility Information: Currently, no accessibility information is available for this event.

    Official Website



    Connect with this Organization:
    Facebook  |  Twitter  |  Blog  | 

    Facebook Comments

    Upload Photos

    Do you have an event or community photo you would like to share?


    We reserve the right to reject any photo considered inappropriate to our audience.

    Upload Videos

    Do you have an event or community video you would like to share?


    We reserve the right to reject any video considered inappropriate to our audience.

    Member Reviews

    There are currently no reviews/comments for this event. Be the first to add a review/comment , and let folks know what you think!

    Audience Connect

    Use the form below to communicate with this organization.






    Other Ways to Connect with this Organization:
    Facebook  |  Twitter  |  Blog  | 

      •  

      • Follow Us