From Bach to Rock: Inspiring Great Choreographers
Popular arts lecturer STEPHEN CROSBY
returns to the Phil this season with this two-part video/audio program featuring music that has inspired master choreographers.These lectures explore
great dancing from Europe, Asia, South America and the U.S., set to music from the 17th through 20th centuries. Works range from profound to frivolous, tragic to joyful, romantic and dramatic.
Variety abounds in today’s video selections and
presentation including an irreverent retelling of a
4th century martyr’s story, romantic jewels from
England, the demon master of ballet and Broadway,
sublime Scarlatti and much more!