Northrop Presents

Ballet Preljocaj

2018-19 Northrop Season
Sat, Mar 30, 7:30 pm
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 La Fresque (The Painting on the Wall) 

Angelin Preljocaj, Artistic Director 

Is there a secret passageway that allows us to enter a painting? Angelin Preljocaj, one of the leading stars of contemporary dance in France and abroad, answers "YES" with this fascinating exploration of the supernatural power of art. The choreography plunges us into the rich symbolism and metaphor of a traditional Chinese tale, The Painting on the Wall, a tale of two travelers mesmerized by a magnificent fresco. Originally conceived for young audiences, this journey to a parallel universe fascinates at any age.                      

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