The Washington Ballet presents Justin Peck’s In Creases, Jirí Kylián’s Petite Mort and William Forsythe’s In the Middle, Somewhat Elevated
Three works, at one time radical and innovative, have since informed the next wave of contemporary ballet choreographers and audiences.
Haunting, joyful and provocative. Set to two sublime Mozart piano concertos.
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Piano Concerto in C Major
(KV 467), Andante; Piano Concerto in A Major (KV 488), Adagio
“…Mr. Peck has quickly become the most eminent choreographer of ballet in the United States.” The New York Times
A witty quick-paced piece from ballet’s established 28 year old virtuosic choreographer Justin Peck.
Philip Glass, Four Movements for Two Pianos
This piece was critically recognized as an instant masterpiece. Set to electronic music, this sleek and aggressive choreography boldly accelerates and reorients traditional theme and variations to a dynamic 21st century art form.
Tickets: Single-Tickets $25-$118; Subscribers: $29-$103
Don’t forget to purchase your tickets to Beyond the Stage: Kylián, Peck, Forsythe and Dialogue with Dancers: Kylián, Peck, Forsythe to further enhance your understanding and enjoyment of the performances!