ENJOY DANCE FILMS, REFRESHMENTS AND DISCUSSION

Dance lovers from all over Detroit come together for dance films, snacks, drinks
and discussion on Tuesday evenings. All dance films take place at the Detroit
Opera House in the Ford Center for Arts and Learning. A $10 donation is payable
at the door and this includes the film presentation, refreshments and beverages.
No reservations are required. For more information, call 313.237.3251.

January 17, 2017 at 7pm

An Evening With Bejart

The Ninth Symphony on Schiller’s Ode to Joy
Choreographer: Maurice Bejart
Music: Ludwig van Beethoven
Performers: Bejart Ballet Lausanne, The Tokyo Ballet, Israel Philharmonic
Orchestra & Ritsuykai Choir

February 7, 2017 at 7pm

Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater ( First new videos of this
company in 25 years.)

Chroma
Choreography: Wayne McGregor
Music: Jack White & Joby Talbot

Grace
Choreography: Ronald K. Brown
Music: Various composers

Revelations
Choreography: Alvin Ailey
Music: African-American spirituals, song-sermons, gospel songs
& holy blues

March 7, 2017 at 7pm

Evening Length Ballet

Sleeping Beauty
Choreography: Nacho Duato
Music: Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Stattsballett Berlin
Dancers: Iana Salenko – Princess Aurora
Marian Walter – Prince Desire

April 4, 2017 at 7pm

Ballet Hispanico

Carmen, Maquia
Choreography: Gustavo Ramirez Sansano
Music: George Bizet & Pablo Sarasate

Club Havana
Choreography: Pedro Ruiz
Music: Various latin composers

May 16, 2017 at 7pm

Dancing to Piano Concertos

Viscera
Choreography: Liam Scarlett
Music: Lowell Leibermann – Piano Concerto #1
Dancers: The Royal Ballet

Pas de Dieux
Choreography: Claude Bessy based on the choreography
of Gene Kelly
Music: George Gershwin – Concerto in F for Piano and Orchestra
Dancers: Ballet Nice Mediterranee

Rhapsody
Choreography: Frederick Ashton
Music: Sergey Rachmaninoff – Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganin for Piano and Orchestra
Dancers: The Royal Ballet, Natalia Osipova & Steven McRae