Alonzo King LINES Ballet

Jul
31

Gerald R. Ford Amphitheater
7:30 pm

Reserved Seating
$50 – $105

Alonzo King LINES Ballet
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“…commanding prowess, undulant grace, kinetic angularity and limb-flexing elasticity…”

– The San Francisco Chronicle

Performance Details

Alonzo King LINES Ballet is a contemporary ballet company led by Alonzo King, “…one of the few bona fide visionaries in the ballet world today…” – San Francisco Chronicle. Known for collaboration and creation of works that draw on diverse cultural traditions, LINES imbues classical ballet with new expressive potential. For its Festival debut, LINES will perform two acclaimed ballets, choreographed by Alonzo King: Biophony and SAND.

Evening’s Program*: 
BIOPHONY (2015)
I. CONSILIENCE: Company
II. TEMPESTAS: Company
III. MARE NOSTRUM: Yujin Kim and Jeffrey Van Sciver
IV. WINDS ACROSS THE TUNDRA: Adji Cissoko, Babatunji, Ashley Mayeux, Shuaib Elhassan and Company
V. STILL LIFE AT THE EQUATOR: Company
VI. THE FROG WHO DESIRED MOONLIGHT: Shuaib Elhassan
VII. THE GIFT OF BEES: Company
VIII. NUNAVIQ: Adji Cissoko, Maya Harr, Madeline DeVries, Shuaib Elhassan, Michael Montgomery, Babatunji and Ilaria Guerra

SAND (2016)
I. HAGAR’S LULLABY: Company
II. SAND: Adji Cissoko and Robb Beresford
III. WE HUM: Kendall Teague, James Gowan, and Je­ffrey Van Sciver
IV. DREAMS: Company
V. 13 LETTERS: Company
VI. SAND RHYTHMS: Madeline DeVries with Company
VII. WE MOVE (PARTS 1 AND 2): Company
VIII. WE HUM, OUTRO: Maya Harr and Babatunj

 *Casting subject to change.

Ticketing

Reserved Seating

$50-105, based on availability.


Lawn Ticketing

$23 for 18 years and older. Children ages 13-17 are $10 and 12 and under are FREE on the lawn.

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