NOW: Premieres

Aug
5

Gerald R. Ford Amphitheater
7:30 pm

Reserved Seating
$50 – $105

NOW: Premieres
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“At Vail…, dance artists renew and extend themselves.”

– The New York Times

Performance Details

New works and collaborations by a selection of today’s most adventurous voices in dance and music, featuring world-premieres from Artist-In-Residence Lauren Lovette, Pam Tanowitz, Michelle Dorrance, and Tiler Peck, and new music by Pulitzer-Prize-winning Festival Composer-In-Residence Caroline Shaw. This evening also features an encore performance of Alonzo King’s new work for the Festival with music by Jason Moran.

Artist-In-Residence Lauren Lovette in rehearsal with Patricia Delgado. Photo by Erin Baiano.

Featured artists to include:
Adji Cissoko, Alonzo King LINES Ballet
Calvin Royal III, American Ballet Theatre
Carla Körbes, International Ballerina
Catherine Hurlin, American Ballet Theatre
Christopher Grant, New York City Ballet
Lil Buck, Memphis Jooker
Cory Stearns, American Ballet Theatre
Dario Natarelli, Tap Dancer
Devon Teuscher, American Ballet Theatre
Herman Cornejo, American Ballet Theatre
India Bradley, New York City Ballet
Isabella Boylston, American Ballet Theatre
James Whiteside, American Ballet Theatre
Jared Angle, New York City Ballet
Kennard Henson, New York City Ballet
Lauren Lovette, New York City Ballet
Madeline DeVries, Alonzo King LINES Ballet
Melissa Toogood, Pam Tanowitz Dance
Michael Montgomery, Alonzo King LINES Ballet
Michelle Dorrance, Dorrance Dance
Miriam Miller, New York City Ballet
Naomi Funaki, Tap Dancer
Phyouture “Lil P”, Memphis Jooker
Preston Chamblee, New York City Ballet
Roman Mejia, New York City Ballet
Ron “Prime Tyme” Myles, Memphis Jooker
Shuaib Elhassan, Alonzo King LINES Ballet
Unity Phelan, New York City Ballet

With musicians including Kurt Crowley, Kate Davis, Cameron Grant, Alberta Khoury, Jason Moran, Caroline Shaw, Alexander Foote, the Juilliard Music Fellows, and Festival resident string quartet Brooklyn Rider.


Evening’s Program:

Tiler Peck World Premiere: ISABELLA BOYLSTON, INDIA BRADLEY, LAUREN LOVETTE, HERMAN CORNEJO, CHRISTOPHER GRANT, ROMAN MEJIA

Lauren Lovette World Premiere: UNITY PHELAN, KENNARD HENSON

Michelle Dorrance World Premiere: MICHELLE DORRANCE, DEVON TEUSCHER, NAOMI FUNAKI, LIL BUCK, PHYOUTURE “LIL P”, RON “PRIME TYME” MYLES, CORY STEARNS, JAMES WHITESIDE

Pam Tanowitz World Premiere: CARLA KÖRBES, MIRIAM MILLER, MELISSA TOOGOOD, JARED ANGLE, CALVIN ROYAL III, PRESTON CHAMBLEE

Alonzo King/Jason Moran: ADJI CISSOKO, MADELINE DEVRIES, SHUAIB ELHASSAN, MICHAEL MONTGOMERY, MIRIAM MILLER, UNITY PHELAN, CHRISTOPHER GRANT, ROMAN MEJIA
Musician: JASON MORAN (piano)

Ticketing

Reserved Seating

$50-105, based on availability.


Lawn Ticketing

$27 for 18 years and older.
Children ages 13-17 are $10 and 12 and under are FREE on the lawn.

Encore Club Pass | $180
  • Good for one lawn ticket to each performance at the Gerald R. Ford Amphitheater in Vail (9 shows total).
  • Ability to purchase discounted guest lawn passes and Dance for $20.19 tickets, $25 seat upgrades and more!
  • One free beverage at each performance.
Student & Faculty Lawn Pass | $75
  • Good for one lawn ticket to each performance at the Gerald R. Ford Amphitheater in Vail (9 performances total).
  • Pass-holder must be a student or faculty member with a valid ID.

$2 per ticket fee will apply and additional fees are assessed with online transactions.

Festival Fan Club

The Festival Fan Club is available year-round and includes early access ticketing for Dance for $20.19 along with other great benefits! For more information about the Fan Club contact Whitney Harper at wharper@vvf.org

Community Arts Access

To learn more about attending a performance through our Community Arts Access program or providing support to eliminate socioeconomic barriers to the arts, please contact Sarah Johnson (sjohnson@vvf.org).

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