New York City Ballet principal dancer Tiler Peck will come with her ‘friends' to Sadler's Wells in London in the spring. She will present the European premiere of Turn It Out with Tiler Peck & Friends on Thursday 9 – Saturday 11 March 2023. Peck has assembled many of today's most exciting dancers in an exciting programme.
Originally conceived for New York City Center's Artists at the Center series, the programme includes Peck's own Thousandth Orange, set to live music by Pulitzer Prize winner Caroline Shaw, Alonzo King's pas de deux Swift Arrow, Time Spell – a collaboration between long-time friend and tap dancer Michelle Dorrance alongside Jillian Meyers.
The programme closes with The Barre Project, Blake Works II, which was originally created for film and hosted by Sadler's Wells Digital Stage and produced by CLI Studios with music by James Blake. The project marked the first creative partnership between Peck and choreographer William Forsythe and now will be performed live.
Turn It Out with Tiler Peck & Friends
Sadler's Wells, EC1
Thursday 9 – Saturday 11 March 2023
Ticket Office: 020 7863 8000 or www.sadlerswells.com
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