April 21-30, 2016 at Yerba Buena Center for the Arts Theater
Tickets on sale February 29!
Alonzo King LINES Ballet is again combining the power of jazz music with extraordinary choreography and the beauty of dance. In this premiere performance, Alonzo King is collaborating with internationally acclaimed jazz greats, Charles Lloyd and Jason Moran. “What Lloyd and Moran share is an unerring ability to get to the emotional heart of a song,” according to Jazz Times. Due to their touring commitments, they will only be performing live the first four nights of the season.
Thu, April 21 – with Charles Lloyd and Jason Moran performing live
Fri, April 22 – with Charles Lloyd and Jason Moran performing live
Sat, April 23 – special Gala performance, with Charles Lloyd and Jason Moran performing live
Sun, April 24 – with Charles Lloyd and Jason Moran performing live, post-performance talk with Alonzo King and Jason Moran
Wed, April 27
Thu, April 28 – post-performance talk with Alonzo King
Fri, April 29
Sat, April 30
On sale beginning February 29.
Gala tickets will be sold separately through LINES Ballet.
This collaboration and its world premiere are partially funded by Marcia and Richard Grand and supported by the Lisa and John Pritzker Family Fund.
Photo: Kara Wilkes, by RJ Muna.