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Twyla Tharp Dance

Twyla Tharp Dance

On sale to members now! The living legend of American contemporary dance celebrates 60 years. 

Dates

September 28, 2024
Saturday, 7:30 pm

Price

Tickets start at $29

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Member Benefits
Members get priority access and save 10%

Public On Sale
June 11, 2024

120 minutes, including two intermissions

Celebrating 60 years

Ocean's Motion (1975)
Music by Chuck Berry
Dancers: Miriam Gittens, Daisy Jacobson, Skye Mattox, Reed Tankersley, Jake Tribus

Brel (2024)
Music By Jacques Brel
Dancers: Daniel Ulbricht

The Ballet Master (2024) 
Music By Simeon ten Holt & Antonio Vivaldi
Dancers: Miriam Gittens, Daisy Jacobson, Skye Mattox, John Selya, Reed Tankersley, Jake Tribus, Daniel Ulbricht

All works choreographed by Twyla Tharp

Revolutionary choreographer Twyla Tharp celebrates her 60th anniversary with a boundary-breaking program featuring new works plus a revival of Ocean’s Motion (1975) featuring the music of Chuck Berry. Unpredictable and dynamic, seamlessly blending streetwise nonchalance and unconventional movement styles, Tharp’s creations solidify her place as one of the great artists of our time.  

DANCER AFFILIATIONS
Miriam Gittens (Gibney Company), Daisy Jacobson (LA Dance Project), Skye Mattox (Tharp Collaborator), John Selya (Tharp Collaborator), Reed Tankersley (Tharp Collaborator), Jake Tribus (Gibney Company), Daniel Ulbricht (New York City Ballet)

“…illuminating and essential…”
The Boston Globe

Part of the Tudor Family Dance Series

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