The Chairman Dances (Adams/Martins)*
New Lovette (Nyman) – World Premiere
New Peck 1 (Stravinsky) – World Premiere
New Reisen (Foss) – World Premiere
New Schumacher (Walton) – World Premiere
In a merging of art forms, the fall gala continues what is now an annual NYC event, pairing choreographers with fashion designers for uniquely collaborative creations. Preceding the premieres, Martins transforms an unused passage from Adams’ opera Nixon in China into a colorful display with suggestions of traditional Chinese lyric gestures and pageantry.
*The SEPT 28 (FALL GALA) performance does not include The Chairman Dances.
SEPTEMBER 28 (FALL GALA)
OCTOBER 14 eve