Charleston Gaillard Center Presents

ABT Across America

Jul 17, 2021 at 7:30 pm

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ABT Across America. American Ballet Theatre will take to the road this summer, traveling by bus and truck to 8 U.S. cities including Charleston, South Carolina. The Charleston Gaillard Center will present ABT Across America for an outdoor performance.

Each show will be performed without an intermission. Repertory for ABT Across America will feature Lauren Lovette’s La Follia Variations, a work for eight dancers set to music by Francesco Geminiani, Jessica Lang’s Let Me Sing Forevermore, a pas deux blending ballet and jazz vocabulary set to songs sung by Tony Bennett, Darrell Grand Moultrie’s Indestructible Light, a celebration of American jazz music, and a classical pas de deux from ABT’s extensive repertoire. 

Catherine Hurlin and Aran Bell in Don Quixote.

Photo: Erin Baiano. Courtesy of Vail Dance Festival.

Melvin Lawovi, Duncan McIlwaine, and Hannah Marshall in Indestructible Light.

Photo: Todd Rosenberg Photography.

Chloe Misseldine and Jose Sebastian in La Follia Variations.

Photo: Todd Rosenberg Photography.

Catherine Hurlin and Aran Bell in Let Me Sing Forevermore.

Photo: Rosalie O’Connor.