The Atlanta Ballet Announces it’s 83rd Season
Bold. Innovative. Exquisite. Each are incredibly accurate terms to describe Atlanta Ballet’s 2012-2013 Season, which was announced today. This seasons performances include the timeless tale of Dracula, emerging choreographer such as Gina Patterson and other new talent who are foraging fierce new avenues in dance. The 2012-2012 Atlanta Ballet offerings will please audiences of all ages while stirring their artistic souls.
“Our goal is to have Atlanta Ballet be the destination for what’s new, vibrant, and exciting,” said John McFall, Artistic Director of Atlanta Ballet. “Each season we venture to raise the bar artistically, and a major part of that is bringing the world’s most dynamic choreographers to our Company. This upcoming season reflects our bold ambitions with works that are provocative, stimulating and poetic, while reflective of our own time and our different cultures. They are special works that will challenge our dancers and hopefully challenge the audience too.”
Visit www.atlantaballet.com to discover how you can become a season ticket holder, arrange for your group, office or organization to attend, or learn more about the Official Ballet of the State of Georgia as they bring another season of eclectic, inventive and classical dance performances.
Atlanta Ballet’s 2012-13 Season
BELK PRESENTS ATLANTA BALLET’S NUTCRACKER December 7-26, 2012 | The Fabulous Fox Theatre Live with the Atlanta Ballet Orchestra
CINDERELLA (One-hour Family Performance) January 4-6, 2013| NEW VENUE: Gwinnett Performing Arts Center February 16-17, 2013 | Cobb Energy Performing Arts Centre
DRACULA (Full-evening Ballet) February 8–16, 2013 | Cobb Energy Performing Arts Centre Live with the Atlanta Ballet Orchestra
NEW CHOREOGRAPHIC VOICES (Mixed Repertory) Featuring Atlanta Ballet premieres by choreographers Ohad Naharin and Gina Patterson March 22-24, 2013 | Cobb Energy Performing Arts Centre
David Bintley’s Carmina Burana (Full-evening Ballet) North American Premiere April 12–14, 2013 | Cobb Energy Performing Arts Centre Live with the Atlanta Ballet Orchestra and the Georgia State University Singers
Love Stories (Mixed Repertory) May 10–12, 2013 | Cobb Energy Performing Arts Centre