Nazar Batih and Mariko Cantley
Join Ukraine-born Nazar Batih and Mariko Cantley of Cambridge, MA in celebration of their Tenth Anniversary as dance partners, as they continue to expand their international audiences with their unique style of ballroom dance to make this ever-evolving art form accessible to all.
Soumya Rajaram and Guests
Classically-trained, award-winning Soumya Rajaram is New England’s treasured interpreter of Bharatanatyam, an ancient, highly refined performance art considered to be the oldest classical dance tradition in India. Soumya is joined by various musicians as well as other dance artists who perform in other classical styles.
PROJECT 112: TEN SOLOS
Choreography by Pat Catterson
With original music by Quentin Chiapetta, NYC/Boston-based choreographer Pat Catterson brings a high level of sophistication to an evocative program of contemporary dance solos sure to delight fans of all dance. Ten dynamic works by ten skilled dance artists – five filmed in different cities around the world and five performed live – plus insightful commentary by the choreographer about her artistic process.
OUT OF CONTROL
Salsa Y Control
Brothers Johnny and Andres Giraldo, originators of Salsa y Control, gear up for the group’s 20th Anniversary as gracious, welcoming hosts of this fun-filled event that includes expert DJs, performance demonstrations and audience participation as part of an immersive experience in the contagion of Latin-American salsa culture.
Highland Dance Boston and Guests
Dances in various styles from Broadswords to Sailor’s Hornpipe to Cape Breton Step, live music with fiddles, guitars, pipes and songs, and a Ceilidh Dance to invite audience participation, make for an exhilarating experience that will evoke the famed, fantastical spirit of Scotland.
JACK EVANS EXHIBITION
April 28, 5:00pm Opening
April 29 – May 12
José Mateo Ballet Theatre is proud to present Gloucester artist Jack Evans to Greater Boston audiences with a powerful exhibition in the talented artist’s old neighborhood in Harvard Square.
BEYOND THE BEATEN PATH
Ryan Casey and Off Beat Tap Company
Award-winning performer/choreographer Ryan Casey infuses inventive rhythms with humor, style and showmanship for a captivating, up-beat presentation with his skilled company of dancers, Off Beat.
José Mateo Ballet Theatre YouthWorks and Guests
New England’s premiere ballet youth troupe is joined by members of the professional company and special guests for a sensational program of Mateo classics “Schubert Adagio”, “The Sirens”, “Chasing Time” and others.