Join Alonzo King LINES Ballet on tour in Vail, Colorado performing King’s World Premiere collaboration with Jason Moran at the Gerald R Ford Ampitheater during Vail Dance Festival’s NOW: Premieres program.
World Premiere I Alonzo King and Jason Moran
The 2019 Vail Dance Festival presents a world premiere from legendary choreographer Alonzo King, with an original score by jazz pianist, composer and performance artist Jason Moran. This new work will be performed by a stellar cast of dancers drawn from King’s LINES Ballet and from New York City Ballet. Two performances only: International Evening II (8/3/2019) and NOW: Premieres (8/5/2019).
Vail Dance Festival presents an evening of new works and collaborations by a selection of today’s most adventurous voices in dance and music, including world-premieres from Artist-In-Residence Lauren Lovette, Pam Tanowitz, Michelle Dorrance and Tiler Peck, and new music by Pulitzer-Prize-winning Festival Composer-In-Residence Caroline Shaw.
Photo Credit: Alonzo King LINES Ballet | New York City Ballet Dancers: Roman Mejia and Miriam Miller | © Erin-Baiano | Courtesy of Vail Dance Festival 2019