More Sight and Sound

More Sight and Sound
© Pacific Northwest Ballet ('Bacchus'); photo: Angela Sterling

The dance can reveal everything mysterious that is hidden in music, and it has the additional merit of being human and palpable. – French poet Charles Baudelaire

The series continues with exclusive video of choreographers sharing the creative insights, processes, and musical inspirations behind their recent dance creations. As organizations and artists continue to find their voices on remote and online platforms, this series allows creators of dance to reflect on the creative process. 

Kyle Abraham on Nico Muhly
Four Studies on a Farewell – A.I.M by Kyle Abraham
Premiere: Joyce Theater, New York, NY, October 2019
Music: Four Studies

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Stephanie Martinez on Igor Stravinsky
Bliss! – Joffrey Ballet
Premiere: Symphony Center, Chicago, IL, May 2019
Music: Dumbarton Oaks

Nicolo Fonte on Donnacha Dennehy
Crane/ing – Nevada Ballet Theater
Premiere: The Smith Center, Las Vegas, NV, February 2019
Music: Crane

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Matthew Neenan on Oliver Davis
Bacchus – Pacific Northwest Ballet
Premiere: McCaw Hall, Seattle, WA, March 2019
Music: Bacchus

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(July 2020)