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Atlanta Ballet Presents Liquid Motion

Sunday May 12, 2024 02:00 PM EDT
Cost: $21-104

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An inspiring evening of two trailblazing works by the next generation of choreographers will push the boundaries of conventional ballet to deliver a refreshing, immersive experience in Atlanta Ballet’s season finale.

Nighthawks
A World Premiere
Music by Wynton Marsalis
Choreography by Claudia Schreier
Visual Art Collaboration by Charity Hamidullah

Acclaimed Choreographer-in-Residence Claudia Schreier’s groundbreaking ballet to The Jungle (Symphony No. 4) by award-winning jazz musician Wynton Marsalis will take you on a journey through musicality and inventive movement that reflects the complexities, diversity and fast pace of modern city life. From the music and choreography to the art and costumes, city flair will take center stage in this world premiere. Through exclusive artistic collaborations with Atlanta-based muralist Charity Hamidullah and costume designer Abigail Dupree-Polston, Nighthawks will embrace colorful palettes, abstract imagery and cosmopolitan influences, presenting a visual and harmonious narrative steeped in emotion, relationships and life.

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Founded in 1929, Atlanta Ballet is one of the premier dance companies in the country and the official State Ballet of Georgia. Atlanta Ballet’s eclectic repertoire spans ballet history, highlighted by beloved classics and inventive originals. After 92 years, Atlanta Ballet continues its commitment t... | more...