Jessica Lang Dance

Description

Lauded for her “high craftsmanship” (New York Times), Jessica Lang and her company Jessica Lang Dance take the Joyce stage with a program featuring the New York premiere of her latest work – Thousand Yard Stare. This piece set to Beethoven’s late string quartet honors wounded veterans and those affected by war. The program also includes Sweet Silent Thought inspired by Shakespeare’s sonnets commemorating the 400th anniversary of the poet’s death. These are works for the 21st century, as Lang’s emotionally engaging and artfully crafted choreography demonstrates an unrivaled echelon of creativity.

Opening Night VIP Reception on Tuesday, June 14. Call Jessica Lang Dance at 718-361-2768 for tickets.

Program: Solo Bach, Among the Stars, Thousand Yard Stare, Sweet Silent Thought
Funding Credits
Major support for The Joyce's Closing the Gap Initiative promoting female choreographers provided by the Rockefeller Brothers Fund.
Performances are subject to change.