José Limón International Dance Festival

Description

To commemorate the Limón Dance Company’s 70th anniversary season, the José Limón Dance Foundation presents an International Dance Festival showcasing the variety and depth of this master choreographer’s humanistic vision. The programs promise to be glorious as Limón dancers, guest artists from acclaimed companies like the Royal Danish Ballet and the Bavarian State Ballet, and dancers from among the world’s finest education programs like The Juilliard School, North Carolina School of the Arts, and the University of Taipei join forces to bring Limón’s magnificent artistry to life in such signature pieces as Missa Brevis, Orfeo, and The Moor’s Pavane.

Purchase tickets to the Next Generation performances here. See programs below.

Program A: Oct 13 & 14 at 7:30pm; Oct 15 at 8pm
Mazurkas, performed by Limón Dance Company; The Moor’s Pavane, performed by Limón Dance Company; Missa Brevis, performed by Limón Dance Company
Program B: Oct 16 & 17 at 8pm; Oct 18 at 2pm
The Unsung, performed by The Royal Danish Ballet and Limón Dance Company; The Moor’s Pavane, performed by Limón Dance Company; The Winged, performed by Limón Dance Company
Program C: Oct 20 & 21 at 7:30pm; Oct 22 at 8pm
Mazurkas, performed by sjDANCEco; Carlota, performed by Limón Dance Company; There is a Time, performed by American Repertory Ballet
Program D: Oct 23 & 24 at 8pm; Oct 25 at 2pm
Orfeo, performed by Limón Dance Company; Chaconne, performed by CoreoArte; Dances for Isadora, performed by Limón Dance Company; The Traitor, performed by Limón Dance Company
Program E - Next Generation performances: Featuring university students from acclaimed dance education programs. Purchase tickets here. Oct 17 at 2pm; Oct 18 at 7:30pm: Concerto Grosso, performed by The Juilliard School; Psalm, performed by The Hartt School / University of Hartford; Suite from Mazurkas, performed by NYU Tisch School of the Arts; Suite from A Choreographic Offering, performed by Instituto Sinaloense de Cultura and University of Taipei
Program F - Next Generation performances: Featuring university students from acclaimed dance education programs. Purchase tickets here. Oct 24 at 2pm; Oct 25 at 7:30pm: Concerto Grosso, performed by The University of North Carolina School of the Arts; Excerpts from The Winged, performed by Canadian Contemporary Dance Theatre; The Unsung, performed by University of Arizona; There is a Time, performed by Southern Methodist University
Performances are subject to change.