State Street Ballet Presents: Modern MastersSaturday, May 13, 2017; 7:30 pm>
Sunday, May 14, 2017; 2:00 pm
State Street Ballet returns to the New Vic for two performances only!
Works by William Soleau, Gina Patterson,Kevin Jenkins, and Cecily Stewart
State Street Ballet brings an exciting festival of dance to The New Vic for two performances of contemporary ballet. Featuring choreography from the most seasoned, accomplished dancemakers, to the newest and freshest voices in the art form, this series of performances will intrigue, uplift, and inspire. The program will include Sonnets of Love and Death, by resident choreographer William Soleau, and State Street Ballet will also present original works by Kevin Jenkins (Boston Ballet), Gina Patterson (Austin, TX), and Santa Barbara's own Cecily Stewart, winner of the 2016 Indy Dance Award for Choreography. In true artistic fashion, this program will also include a presentation by acclaimed dance photographer Rose Eichenbaum on the eve of the publication of her new book, celebrating her close association with State Street Ballet over the past 20 years. Join us for this intimate and unique theatrical experience, in tribute to the multidisciplinary nature of dance.
New Vic, 33 W. Victoria Street, Santa Barbara, CA, 93101 (map)