Ballet West Presskit & Touring Information

Repertoire

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Touring Contacts

Contact Sarah Taylor for information about booking Ballet West and Ballet West II.  staylor@balletwest.org, 801-869-6935 Outreach options available, including in school performances as seen in the video below. Please stop by the Ballet West booth at the upcoming conferences. Western Arts Alliance, Las Vegas, August 27 – August 30, 2018 BOOTH 125 Arts Midwest, Indianapolis,
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Critical Acclaim

 Critical Acclaim for Ballet West Ballet West’s prestige combined with an isolated setting in Salt Lake City makes the company even more compelling. -Rebecca Milzoff, THE NEW YORK TIMES At the successful opening of the [Kennedy] Center’s ‘Ballet Across America’ sampler of nine regional companies…the women of Salt Lake City’s Ballet West left a distinctly
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Upcoming and Past Tours

Past Tours St. George – Works from Within | March 2018 The Joyce Theatre | October 2017 Park City – Works from Within | March 2017 Northrop | October 2015 AT&T Performing Arts Center | May 2015 Letourneau University | May 2015 Dance Victoria | April 2015 The Joyce Theatre | March 2015 The John
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Ballet West Press Downloads & Assets

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Ballet West II Presskit & Touring Information

Repertoire

Family Series  

Critical Acclaim

 Critical Acclaim for Ballet West II   “In performing the premiere of principal artist Christopher Ruud’s Without Fall, Ballet West II matched Vivaldi’s musical upsurges and descents with bravado and invention.” –DESERET NEWS, Salt Lake City, Utah   “The rising stars of Ballet West II immediately captured the audience with stunning physicality and partner work.”
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Touring Contacts

Contact Sarah Taylor for information about booking Ballet West and Ballet West II.  staylor@balletwest.org, 801-869-6935 Outreach options available, including in school performances as seen in the video below. Please stop by the Ballet West booth at the upcoming conferences. Western Arts Alliance, Las Vegas, August 27 – August 30, 2018 BOOTH 125 Arts Midwest, Indianapolis,
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Upcoming and Past Tours

Upcoming Tours   Past Tours April 2017 – Snowflake High School Auditorium, Snowflake, AZ April 2017 – Yavapai College Performing Arts Center, Prescott, AZ April 2017 – Sedona Performing Arts Center, Sedona, AZ May 2017 – Longview Ballet Theater, Longview, TX May 2016 – Browning Center Austad Auditorium, Ogden, UT April 2016 – Broadway Theater, Rock Springs, WY April 2016 – Sangre de
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Ballet West II Press Downloads & Assets

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Repertoire

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Mixed Repertoires


Afternoon of a Faun

Jerome Robbins
Music by Claude DeBussy
Costumes by Irene Sharaff
Extensive set
# of dancers: 2
run time: 10 min

Appalachian Spring

Martha Graham
Music by Aaron Copeland
Small set
Number of dancers: 8
Run time: 30 minutes

The Cage

Jerome Robbins
Music by Igor Stravinsky
Small set
Number of dancers: 16
Run time: 13 minutes

Chaconne

George Balanchine
© The George Balanchine Trust
Music: Georges Bizet
Black box
Number of dancers: Full Company and Ballet West II
Run time: 35 minutes

Company B

Paul Taylor
Music by The Andrews Sisters
Black box
Number of dancers: 14

Façades

Garrett Smith
Music: Selections from Antonio Vivaldi, George Frederic Handel, 
and Philip Glass
Costumes by Travis Halsey
Sets
# of dancers: full company
run time: 30 min

Games

Helen Pickett
Music: Jeux by Claude Debussy
Scenery by Michael Currey
Small set
# of dancers: 3
run time: 20 min

The Green Table

Kurt Jooss
Music by F.A. Cohen
Masks & Lighting Design by Hermann Markard
Costume Design by Hein Heckroth
Small set piece
# of dancers: 12
run time: 37 min

Lyric Pieces

Jessica Lang
Music by Edvard Greig
Set pieces
# of dancers: 8
run time: 22 min

The Moor’s Pavane

José Limón
Music by Henry Purcell
Number of dancers: 4
Run time: 20 minutes

Moves

Jerome Robbins
No music
Number of dancers: 12
Run time: 25 minutes

Summerspace

Merce Cunningham
Music by Morton Meldman
Black box
Number of dancers: 8
Run time: 20 minutes

West Side Story Suite

Jerome Robbins
Music by Leonard Bernstein
Extensive set
Number of dancers: Full company and Ballet West II
Run time: 36 minutes

Ruth Ricordi Per Due

Gerald Arpino
Music by: Tomasso Albinnoni
Black box
# of dancers: 2
run time: 12 min

Tarantella

George Balanchine
© The George Balanchine Trust
Music: Louis Moreau Gottschalk, reconstructed and orchestrated by Hershy Kay
Black box
# of dancers: 2
run time: 7 min

 

 

New Works by
Nicolo Fonte
Africa Guzman
Val Caniporoli


Full-Lengths


Cinderella

Sir Frederick Ashton
Music by Sergei Prokofiev
Costumes by Karinska
Full Company, Ballet West II, local extras and children
2 hours 30 minutes including 2 intermissions

Sleeping Beauty

Production conceived and produced by Adam Sklute after Marius Petipa
Staging and Additional Choreography by Mark Goldweber and Pamela Robinson-Harris
Music by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Scenery and costumes by Peter Cazalet
Special Effects: Flying by Foy; Fog
Full company, Ballet West II, local extras and children
2 hours 20 minutes, including 1 intermission

Nutcracker

Willam F. Christensen
Music by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Scenery by Ariel Ballif
Costumes by David Heuvel
Special Effects: Fog
Full company, Ballet West II, local extras and children
2 hours, 1 intermission

Madame Butterfly

Stanton Welch
Music by Giacomo Puccini
Scenery and Costumes by Peter Farmer
Full company, Ballet West II
1 hour 50 min, 1 intermission