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The Leaves Are Fading

New York City Center
New York, New York 

October 18, 2012 at 7:30 PM
October 19, 2012 at 2:00 PM  

Synopsis:
Commissioned by ABT, The Leaves Are Fading is a haunting meditation of youthful romance and time's bittersweet passing, set to Dvořák's ravishing score. This was one of Tudor's last ballets, and it remains one of the major works in the choreographer's remarkable canon.

Choreography by: Antony Tudor
Staged by: Amanda McKerrow and John Gardner
Music by: Antonín Dvořák
Set by: Ming Cho Lee
Costumes by: Patricia Zipprodt
Lighting by: Jennifer Tipton

 


Julie Kent and Marcelo Gomes in The Leaves Are Fading.
Photo: Gene Schiavone.