Modern Dance 101: Dances by Ruth St. Denis and Ted Shawn
Sat, May 2, 2020 - 7:30pm
Sun, May 3, 2020 - 3:00pm
Mon, May 4, 2020 - 7:30pm
Tue, May 5, 2020 - 7:30pm
Theatre St. Jean Baptiste
150 East 76th St.
NY, NY 10021
United States

$35; $20 for students/seniors/dancers

Description

Modern Dance 101: Dances Ruth St. Denis and Ted Shawn features rarely seen works by the modern dance pioneers, considered the Mother and Father of American Modern Dance. The stellar cast consists of Pei-Ju Chien-Pott (Martha Graham Dance Company); Christine Dakin (former principal Martha Graham Dance Company); David Glista (Limon Dance Company); Valentina Kozlova (former principal Bolshoi Ballet, New York City Ballet); Bradley Shelver (Metropolitan Opera Ballet); dancers from Sokolow Theatre/Dance Ensemble; Adam Weinert (specialist in Ted Shawn's dances for men); dancers from the Limon Institute; and pianist Nathaniel LaNasa.