Enjoy an evening of ballet under the summer sky!

Resident Choreographer Nicolo Fonte’s high-energy Piece of My Heart set to the music of Janis Joplin returns featuring dancers from the original cast, first performed in 2016. Matthew Neenan’s elegant and regal new creation, The Solo Year, takes the stage once again after its recent premiere at the Choreographic Festival.  The rousing classic, Paquita, will round out the evening with choreography by Marius Petipa as staged by Elena Kunikova. 

 

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Programs, performance order, artists, and performance dates subject to change.

 

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PERFORMANCE SCHEDULE – SUBJECT TO CHANGE
Aug 13 Evening 8:00pm 

 


CASTING AND PROGRAM ORDER SUBJECT TO CHANGE


 

PIECE OF MY HEART

Choreography: Nicolo Fonte
Music: Janis Joplin, Featuring songs from The Woodstock Experience – Janis Joplin from Sony Music Entertainment: “As Good as You’ve Been to This World”; “Maybe”; and “Little Girl Blue”. Also featuring from Janis Joplin’s Greatest Hits from Sony Music Entertainment, “Me and Bobby McGee”
Costume Design: David Heuvel

CAST 
Olivia Gusti, Jake Preece,
Kristina Weimer, Nicole Fannéy,
Vinicius Lima, Noel Jensen,
David Huffmire

 

THE SOLO YEAR

Choreography: Matthew Neenan
Music: Pietro Locatelli*
Costumes: Mark Zappone

CAST 
Chelsea Keefer, Jenna Rae Herrera,
Jordan Veit, Hadriel Diniz,
Emily Adams, Katlyn Addison,
Adrian Fry, Tyler Gum

 *SELECTIONS FROM CONCERTO GROSSO IN G MINOR, CONCERTO GROSSO IN E-FLAT MAJOR, CONCERTO GROSSO IN D MAJOR, SINFONIA FUNEBRE IN F MINOR, CONCERTO GROSSO IN C MINOR
WORLD PREMIERE: MAY 12, 2021, ROSE WAGNER PERFORMING ARTS CENTER, SALT LAKE CITY, UTAH

 

PAQUITA

Choreography: Elena Kunikova after Marius Petipa
Music: Ludwig Minkus, Riccardo Eugenio Drigo, Nikolai Tcherepnin
Staging: Elena Kunikova as set by Jane Wood
Costumes: David Heuvel

CAST 
Beckanne Sisk, Chase O’Connell

Amy Potter, Kazlyn Nielsen,
Kristina Weimer, Olivia Gusti

Isabella Corridon, Claire Wilson, 
Jazz Bynum, Amber Miller, 
Nicole Fannéy, Victoria Vassos, 
Lillian Casscells, Anisa Sinteral