Spring Gala at New York City Ballet
David H. Koch Theaterhttps://www.nycballet.com/
20 Lincoln Center Plaza, New York, NY 10023
Seizing the momentum of the Here/Now Festival, the 2017 Spring Gala features a world premiere from Alexei Ratmansky, joining his four preceding works for the Company, also onstage during the four-week festival.
Jeu de Cartes
Music by: Igor Stravinsky
Choreography by: Peter Martins
With a poker table backdrop for dancers dressed as playing cards, the whimsical Jeu de Cartes pairs fleet-footed choreography with Stravinsky’s boisterous and wildly rhythmic score.
After the Rain Pas de Deux
Music by: Arvo Pärt
Choreography by: Christopher Wheeldon
Full of heartfelt emotion, this simple yet stirring pas de deux leaves audiences in silent awe.
Choreography by: Alexei Ratmansky
Critics have acclaimed Alexei Ratmansky’s NYCB works as resounding hits and in Spring 2017 he’ll be inspired again by the Company’s versatile dancers.