Fall Preview | Dance events
Royal Winnipeg Ballet, Martin Creed and more.
Pieces from Jirí Kylián and James Kudelka, and Kurt Jooss’s antiwar masterpiece The Green Table, encompass the Joffrey “landscape” this fall. Oct 17–28. Auditorium Theatre. Wed–Fri 7:30pm; Sat 2pm, 7:30pm; Sun 2pm; $31–$152.
One Thousand Pieces
Hubbard Street resident choreographer Alejandro Cerrudo takes inspiration from artist Marc Chagall’s America Windows for HSDC’s first full-length work. Oct 18–21. Harris Theater. Thu 7:30pm; Fri, Sat 8pm; Sun 3pm; $25–$99.
Royal Winnipeg Ballet
Canada’s premier dance company adapts Moulin Rouge for pointe shoes. The ballet interpretation has sold out on other national tours, as it likely will here. Nov 2–4. Auditorium Theatre. Fri 7:30pm; Sat 8pm; Sun 2pm; $30–$74.
Martin Creed: Work No. 1020 (Ballet)
Controversy swirls around the British artist/musician’s minimalist work. The performance includes Joffrey dancers, while Creed plays with his band. Nov 15, 16. MCA Stage. Thu, Fri 7:30pm; $28, members $22, students $10.
Trey McIntyre Project
McIntyre’s mix and match of classical ballet with contemporary movement makes for an eclectic evening of dance from the Boise, Idaho–based company. Nov 30. Harris Theater. 7:30pm; $24–$94.