Emily Molnar, Artistic Director
Wednesday, May 8th, 2013- 7:30pm
“A highly original dance language, fluid and complex. . .exhilarating to watch.”
PROGRAM: (Running Time 2 hours, 10 minutes)
A.U.R.A, Choreographed by Jacopo Godani, Music by 48nord
Aniel, Choreographed by Emily Molnar, Music by John Zorn
Petite Cérémonie, Choreographed by Mehdi Walerski, Music Selections by Mozart, Puccini, Rodgers & Hart and Vivaldi
Founded in 1986, Ballet BC is now heading in a bold new direction under the leadership of Emily Molnar, former dancer with the National Ballet of Canada and William Forsythe’s Ballet Frankfurt. The company’s 16 dancers boast exceptional classical and contemporary training and practically leap off the stage with striking individuality and passionate commitment. Ballet BC will make its Portland debut with a program encompassing today’s most gifted choreographers including France’s Mehdi Walerski, and Italy’s Jacopo Godani.