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BALLET HISPÁNICO

WED | 7:30pm
MAY 16, 2018
Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall

“Among the most technically accomplished and musical dancers you’ll find in the contemporary sphere.” -The Washington Post

*TICKETS ON SALE NOVEMBER 17, 2017*

Ballet Hispánico is acclaimed for exploring, preserving and celebrating Latino cultures through dance. Their thrilling new program will feature all female choreographers – Michelle Manzanales’s Con Brazos Abiertos, harking back to her childhood as a Mexican-American growing up in Texas; Línea Recta by BelgianColombian Annabelle Lopez Ochoa, pairing flamenco dance with intricate partnering; and 3. Catorce Dieciséis by Tania Pérez-Salas, one of the leading voices of Mexican contemporary dance.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Talking Points:
-Linea Recta, choreographed by Ochoa, features flamenco dance paired with complex partnering
-Manzanles’s Con Brazos Abiertos, was created as a way to tell the story of a Mexican-American growing up in Texas
-3. Catorce Dieciseis uses the numerical value Pi and choreographer Pérez-Salas’s leading voice in Mexican contemporary dance to create a vivid piece

BALLET HISPÁNICO
https://www.ballethispanico.org/
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Venue

Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall
1037 SW Broadway
Portland, 97205 United States
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Website:
http://www.portland5.com/arlene-schnitzer-concert-hall

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