American Dance Machine Presents Works by Michael Bennett, Jerome Robbins and Susan Stroman Nov. 11
11 Nov 2013
Photo by Joseph Marzullo/WENN
American Dance Machine for the 21st Century (ADM21) presents a benefit evening of musical theatre dance numbers from A Chorus Line, Contact, Jerome Robbins’ Broadway, 42nd Street and Promises, Promises Nov. 11 at 7 PM at New York City Center, Studio Five.
Artistic director Margo Sappington helms the evening, which features live music with musical direction by Eugene Gwozdz. All of the pieces have been coached by artists involved in their original productions.
“Mr. Monotony” from Jerome Robbins’ Broadway, choreography by Jerome Robbins Staged by Robert La Fosse Featuring Amra-Faye Wright and guest artists courtesy of New York City Ballet, Georgina Pazcoguin, Amar Ramasar, Daniel Ulbricht
“Simply Irresistible” from Contact, choreography by Susan Stroman Staged by Tome’ Cousin, assisted by Leeanna Smith Featuring Naomi Kakuk
A featured tap performance from 42nd Street, choreography by Randy Skinner Featuring Mara Davi
American Dance Machine for the 21st Century (ADM21) has been established to "form a company and training facility led by distinguished professional dance artists to insure that significant musical theater choreography and the techniques that propelled such works are preserved, studied and shared with the present generation of dance artists," according to press notes.
New York City Center, Studio Five is located at 130 W. 56th Street. Tickets are $150 and are available by clicking here.
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