Staatsballett Berlin introduces video introductions (don’t worry – they are subtitled!)

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Staatsballett Berlin writes on Facebook:

Our new video introductions give you a brief overview of the production and its peculiarities. You get background knowledge which will help you in preparing for the #performance and draws your attention to the key moments of the ballet evening. We start with “Duato | Kylián” and hope you enjoy our new video format! Your next chance to see the triple bill on stage is already tonight and there are seven more shows in the season. Get tickets here.

Edwaard Liang: “Dancing In The Street” (Music by David Bowie)

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The Washington Ballet Company Premiere

Rounding out the diverse program is a World Premiere choreographed by Edwaard Liang and set to sections of music composed by Gabriel Gaffney Smith, intermixed with selections from rock legend David Bowie.

Edwaard Liang explores the consummate musical enigma, David Bowie, and his ongoing reinvention of his iconic persona as folksinger, androgyne, alien, art-rocker and the Thin White Duke, among others. This fifth TWB commission with Liang promises daring choreography set to sections of music composed by Gabriel Gaffney Smith, intermixed with selections from rock legend David Bowie.

Music: David Bowie, Gabriel Gaffney Smith

Choreography: Edwaard Liang

Read more about the performance here.