Coming October 14 and 15, 2016 at the California Theatre in San José.
The 2016-2017 season-opening program of sjDANCEco will feature four premieres including the World Premiere of “Goddesses and…” a choreographic collaboration between sjDANCEco Artistic Director, Maria Basile, long-time Ballet San Jose Principal Dancer, Karen Gabay, and Artistic Associate, Rasika Kumar, of Abhinaya Dance Company of San Jose. Each choreographer will create movement motifs and thematic material that is shared with the other choreographers to create a fusion of three techniques while maintaining the integrity of each dance form. (Modern/Ballet/Bharatanatyam).
Mona Lyn Reese’s work, Passage to Fatehpur Sikri, for String Orchestra, Clarinet, and Tabla supplies the music for the the title dance, Goddesses. Reese’s work is also a world premiere.
This concert has many new works including World Premieres by Artistic Director, Gary Masters, and company choreographer, Hsiang-Hsiu Lin
Tickets available http://www.sjdanceco.org/tickets.html