Artistic Director & CEO Victoria Morgan announced today choreographer Jennifer Archibald has been named the company’s new Resident Choreographer, effective immediately. In this capacity, Archibald will choreograph an annual world premiere specifically for Cincinnati Ballet.
The Kaplan New Works Series is Cincinnati Ballet’s highly anticipated, annual experience offering an intimate presentation of brand new, cutting-edge works at the Aronoff’s Jarson-Kaplan Theater.
“Never before has Cincinnati Ballet presented such a wide and far-reaching landscape of ballet offerings for people of any age, whether novice or aficionado.”
The epic tale based on the story of King Arthur is translated through original choreography by Cincinnati Ballet Artistic Director & CEO Victoria Morgan, an original musical composition by Canadian composer John Estacio, performed by the Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra and conducted by Maestro Carmon DeLeone, and an original libretto by dramaturge Eda Holmes.
Garcia Counterpoint was created by James Cunningham to music of the same name composed by Cincinnati-born composer and festival Artistic Director Bryce Dessner, guitarist for Grammy-nominated indie rock band, The National.
“This week has been a dream come true for Cincinnati Ballet.” -Victoria Morgan, Artistic Director & CEO and Nutcracker choreographer.
Cincinnati Ballet has been invited to present seven performances of The Nutcracker at the famed John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts in Washington, D.C., November 23 through 27, with the Kennedy Center Opera House Orchestra performing Tchaikovsky’s sensational holiday score. “To be invited to perform at the Kennedy Center is a great honor […]
Cincinnati Ballet presents CincyDance! in Washington Park, through the generous support of Procter & Gamble, Rumpke, Clever Crazes and Craig & Anne Maier, on May 18 at 12 pm in Washington Park.