MLKBallet: CHAMBER

11 Mar

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Tacoma’s own MLKBallet presents CHAMBER, an evening of contemporary dance and live chamber music at Urban Grace on March 29Featuring original choreography by Faith Stevens and the world premier of commissioned music for cello, violin, piano, and electronics by local composer Brad Hawkins, CHAMBER blends contemporary dance with new music and bold 20th century works by Claude Debussy, Olivier Messiaen, and John Cage. CHAMBER joins old traditions with new and explores the visual aspects of music and dance performance, as performing artists share the stage.  The event is ADA accessible.

Who: MLKBallet
What: CHAMBER
Where: Urban Grace, 902 Market Street in downtown Tacoma
When Saturday, March 29, 7:00 pm
Tickets: $8, order at Brown Paper Tickets

The public is also invited to a free open rehearsal on Sunday, March 23 at 11:00 am, at Schneebeck Hall on the University of Puget Sound campus.

The Tacoma Arts Commission is proud to support MLKBallet through Arts Projects funding.

Photo by Scott Haydon

Photo by Scott Haydon

About MLKBallet
MLKBallet is a tuition-free dance training program committed to providing accessible, quality ballet training for children in the Tacoma area.  They produce contemporary dance shows in Tacoma as a way of building a dance audience and to provide their students and families opportunities to experience all levels and types of dance in the Tacoma community.

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