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ABT Forward

March 16, 2022 at 7:30 pm

Segerstrom Center for the Arts
Costa Mesa, California

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ABT Forward

For the Company’s spring appearance at Segerstrom Center for the Arts, ABT presents a repertory program highlighting inspiring visions from three of today’s most exciting choreographers.

Running Time: 129 minutes

Bernstein in a Bubble

Choreography by Alexei Ratmansky
Music by Leonard Bernstein
Costumes by Moritz Junge
Lighting by Brad Fields

Running Time: 16 minutes

Inspired by the variety, charm, and quintessentially American spirit of Leonard Bernstein’s Divertimento, Bernstein in a Bubble is an exciting reflection of artistic creativity in these challenging times.

Single Eye Alonzo King World Premiere

Choreography by Alonzo King
Music by Jason Moran
Set and Costume Design by Robert Rosenwasser
Lighting by Jim French
Rehearsal Assistant: Meredith Webster

Running Time: 30 minutes

This new work by Alonzo King will have its World Premiere at Segerstrom Center for the Arts in March 2022.


Choreography by Jessica Lang
Songs sung by Tony Bennett with a special duet with Lady Gaga
Creative Associate: Kanji Segawa
Scenery by Derek McLane incorporating artwork by Tony Bennett
Costumes by Wes Gordon for Carolina Herrera
Lighting by Nicole Pearce

Running Time: 32 minutes

ZigZag celebrates the legendary career of Tony Bennett, using both his songs and his visual artwork to highlight in the authentic humanity of his vocal performances.

ZigZag is co-commissioned by Abu Dhabi Festival.