"Up-and-coming choreographer" Claudia Schreier (The New York Times) is "making waves," declares Dance Magazine. For its Joyce Theater debut, Claudia Schreier & Company presents dancers from New York City Ballet, American Ballet Theatre, Dance Theatre of Harlem, Los Angeles Ballet and other leading companies in a program highlighting Schreier’s distinctive choreographic voice. Featured works include a world premiere with a newly commissioned score supported by The Joyce with the backing of the Rudolf Nureyev Dance Foundation, and the New York premiere of Solitaire, Schreier's acclaimed ballet commissioned by the Vail International Dance Festival in 2016.
Major support for The Joyce’s Ballet Festival provided by the Rudolf Nureyev Dance Foundation and Virginia B. Toulmin Foundation. Underwriting support provided by Deborah and Charles Adelman and Martin and Linda Fell. Major support for The Joyce’s Closing the Gap Initiative promoting female choreographers provided by the Rockefeller Brothers Fund.