Dining & Dancing
Head to Maryland to catch the Liz Lerman Dance Exchange—and enjoy complimentary tea and cake during the performance! The company will premiere The Matter of Origins at the Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center. Don’t miss this groundbreaking, interactive combination of dance and media. Sept 10 and 12; danceexchange.org
It’s the 50th anniversary season for the Colorado Ballet! The company will perform three diverse works during its home season in Denver: Edwaard Liang’s Feast of the Gods, Lar Lubovitch’s …smile with my heart and a world premiere by Matthew Neenan. Sept 10–12; coloradoballet.org
A Salt Lake City Season
Ririe-Woodbury Dance Company, known for its exciting and exhilarating performances, kicks off its 2010–2011 season in Salt Lake City, UT. The
program, Configurations, will feature recent Tony Award-winner Bill T. Jones’ Duet. Sept 23–25; ririewoodbury.com
BJM Danse Montréal is headed south of the border—the Canadian border, that is—to Portland, OR. The company will perform Aszure Barton’s Les Chambres des Jacques, set to folk music, and Mauro Bigonzetti’s Rossini Cards at the Newmark Theatre. Sept 23–25; whitebird.org
Photos from top to bottom: The Liz Lerman Dance Exchange in The Matter of Origins by John Borstel; Ririe-Woodbury Dance Company's Elizabeth Kelley-Wilberg and T.J. Spaur by Fred Hayes.