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Two Award-Winning Artists Reunite for the Company’s Season 25 Finale
September 14, 2021 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Lucy Bowen McCauley reunites with Turkish Composer Erberk Eryilmaz and German/Croatian Composer Nikola Glassl to present an Eastern European inspired journey featuring live musicians and eight Bowen McCauley Dance Company dancers in a memorable ‘Big Celebration’ farewell to the Company. BMDC will also offer a VIP performance ticket package that includes its finalé after-party at the Kennedy Center Terrace Rooftop restaurant.
Finale program line up includes two world premiere works. “Imago” choreographed by Lucy and set to six songs from German/Croatian Composer, Nikola Glassl, played live by the Company’s Music Director and the Composer’s grandson, Nikola Paskalov with soprano, Karin Paludan. And a rhythmic and choreographic tour de force with Lucy’s interpretation of Erberk’s “Insistent Music.” This new composition, written especially for Lucy, will feature eight dancers and five musicians from Hoppa Project that include: Evie Chen, Samuel Park, Laura Ann Krentzman, and Bree Ahern with Erberk on piano and percussion.
The evening will also present the Kardelen Turkish Dance Ensemble of Washington, DC for an authentic traditional Turkish Folk dance and “Exuberant Fanfare, ” McCauley’s choreographed dance piece set to the music of Igor Stravinsky, Suite Italienne from Pulcinella and played live by violinist Leonid Sushansky and pianist Carlos Cesar Rodriguez.
Tickets Available in July 2021. https://www.bmdc.org