Genesis 2011

Dancer: Susan Gartell. Photo: Jessica Kaminski.
The Pabst Theater
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Performance Dates & Venue

Thursday, February 10, 20117:30 pm
Friday, February 11, 20117:30 pm
Saturday, February 12, 20111:30 pm
Saturday, February 12, 20117:30 pm
Sunday, February 13, 20111:30 pm

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In a competition designed to generate new ballet work and to keep dance alive and evolving for the next generation of dancers and choreographers, three finalists from around the world will be challenged to create a dynamic new piece in three weeks, seeking the prize to create an original work for Milwaukee Ballet in 2012. Performances will showcase the dancers’ athleticism and strength with choreography pushing the boundaries of dance from ballet to contemporary, providing audiences with an incomparable experience. Be a part of this exciting process where choreographers manifest their artistic visions and you help select the winner!

Watch the video promo here.

Photos from the show

Media Coverage

Review--The Winning Performances; Milwaukee Ballet Competition Goes Live
Shepherd Express, Feb. 14, 2011

Review--Ballet competition yields inventive, entertaining results
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, Feb. 11, 2011

Review--Milwaukee Ballet's Choreography Competition: Win-Win
ThirdCoast Digest, Feb. 11, 2011

Genesis: Milwaukee Ballet's truly international competition

ThirdCoast Digest, Feb. 9, 2011

'Genesis': Dance From Around the World
Shepherd Express, Feb. 9, 2011

Be Heard: Milwaukee Ballet's Genesis
88.9 RadioMilwaukee, Feb. 8, 2011

3 choreographers compete in Milwaukee Ballet contest
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, Feb. 5, 2011


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