Visionary choreographer Alonzo King actively develops bold original works with other artists from diverse disciplines and cultures.World Music/CRASHarts has commissioned Alonzo King LINES Ballet's new collaboration with tabla virtuoso Zakir Hussain, who has composed music especially for this project and will perform the East Coast premiere onstage, with Sabir Khan playing sarangi.
It's an extraordinary theatrical event in which one lamp and three wishes make the possibilities infinite.
Aladdin features songs from the film as well as new music written by Tony and Academy Award winner Alan Menken (Newsies).
Here, the unrestrained imagination moves the melancholy act of mourning through of journey across the thresholds of life and death. That's the big question posed by the surprisingly funny and whimsical new show from the troupe behind Arts Emerson's 2013 word-of-mouth phenomenon, Kiss & Cry.
Utilizing that same theatrical magic — cinematic techniques, miniature sets, dancing hands and a poetic voice-over — Cold Blood cycles through a series of different lives (and deaths) in a hypnotic dreamlike state.
Under the direction of Belgian choreographer and dancer Michèle Anne De Mey and the award-winning filmmaker Jaco Van Dormael, master artists use live film projection on stage to bring miniature worlds into full view of the audience.
He is a dark, enigmatic prince obsessed with seeking revenge for his father's death.
Behold William Shakespeare and George Bernard Shaw's most famous creations side by side, in repertory, in Hamlet / Saint Joan.
In 2011, democratic uprisings erupted all over the Arab world.
The musical tells the wholly — make that holy — inspiring story of five small-town boys (Matthew, Mark, Luke, Juan, and Abraham) trying to save the world one screaming fan at a time.