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Dream within a Dream (deferred)

David H. Koch Theater
New York, New York

Patrick Frenette, Tyler Maloney, Calvin Royal III. Photo: Marty Sohl.
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Dream within a Dream (deferred)

Choreography by Michelle Dorrance
Music by Duke Ellington
Costumes by Linda Cho
Lighting by Brad Fields

Running Time: 27 minutes

Tap dancer and choreographer Michelle Dorrance challenges the rhythmic skills and athletic endurance of the ABT dancers in this crossover ballet, co-commissioned with the Vail Dance Festival. The all-American art form of tap dance and the artists of America’s National Ballet Company® come together in an unexpected and exhilarating medley.