Smuin Ballet Presents "Oh, Inverted World"
- When: Saturday, February 19, 2011, 2 p.m.
- Where: Sunset Center, Carmel
- Cost: $49 - $59
- Age limit: Not available
- Categories: Dance performance
The Bay Area's Smuin Ballet presents an electric performance of "Oh, Inverted World" to the songs of indie rock gods, The Shins. choreographed by Trey McIntyre, the program is described as striking and remarkable. Established in 1994, Smuin Ballet has quickly taken flight as one of the nation's most original and exciting dance troupes of the era. Recognized for its accessible and innovative repertory, the company adheres to the philosophy that ballet should be a living dance form that can continue to engage and delight modern audiences. The program will also include and riotous piece called "Bluegrass/ Slyde" by Michael Smuin, as well as a classic ballet entitled, "Brahms-Haydn Variations". By incorporating classical ballet with modern dance, Michael Smuin is widely recognized as an innovative figure in dance. Discounts are available for seniors, students, and groups of 10 or more. For more information call. [LA]
8pm Fri. 2pm and 8pm Sat. Sunset Center, San Carlos between 8th and 10th St., Carmel. $49-59. 620-2048. www.smuinballet.org.