Friday, August 10, 2018
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
SummerStage, East River Park
FDR Drive between Jackson St. & Cherry St., Manhattan, 10002
Peridance Contemporary Dance Company (PCDC) has been a powerhouse of energetic and evocative dance since its inception in 1983. The Company, making its SummerStage debut, is known for Artistic Director Igal Perry’s timelessly elegant and brilliantly musical choreography, and has an illustrious performance history at venues including the Joyce Theater, the Rose Theater at Lincoln Center, and internationally in Italy, Israel, South Korea and Bulgaria. PCDC, housed within Peridance Capezio Center in New York’s Union Square, is comprised of classically trained dancers from across the globe. The performance will include showings of “Face to Face” with choreography by Norbert De La Cruz III, and Igal Perry’s, “Gran Partita,” which recently premiered in March of 2018.
featuring Alvin Ailey’s Revelations Celebration Community Workshop at 7pm.
Alvin Ailey’s Revelations is the world’s most popular work of modern dance. Learn excerpts from this American classic led by master teacher Nasha Thomas or other former Ailey company members, with live music by an Ailey percussionist and selected props. Join your friends and family – all ages are welcome! Dance for a moment, remember it for a lifetime.