Three ballets by “The Father of American Ballet”, George Balanchine, including a work never before performed by Ballet Arizona. Ib Andersen is one of a handful of artists worldwide entrusted by the Balanchine Trust to stage these masterpieces. Slaughter on Tenth Avenue Music by Richard Rogers and Hershy Kay From Broadway’s On Your Toes, ballet formalities are kicked aside for tap dancing and acting. Bourrée Fantasque Music by Emmanuel Chabrier Arizona Premiere Balanchine takes comic aim at many of the conventions that typify classical dance while providing glimpses of popular dances such as the can-can and tango. Serenade Music by Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky The first original and most popular ballet Balanchine created in America.
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