Fall Series 2017

Fall Series 2017

BalletX kicks off its 12th season with the return of Nicolo Fonte’s 2013 masterpiece, Beautiful Decay. Inspired by a series of Mark Golebiowski’s 3-D photographs of decomposing flowers, Beautiful Decay intertwines the company’s ten dancers with guest senior artists to take audiences on an intimate journey exploring the aging process and evolving definitions of beauty. Hailed by The Dance Journal as “explosive, athletic dance,” and a “sophisticated meditation on the passing of time,” the work features original sets designed by Mimi Lien (Tony Award Winner, 2015 MacArthur Fellow) and music selections from Vivaldi’s The Four Seasons, Max Richter, and Ólafur Arnalds. Fonte has won critical acclaim for his ballets created on companies around the world, including Les Ballets de Monte Carlo, Finnish National Ballet, and Dutch National Ballet, among many others.

FEATURING guest artists Brigitta Herrmann and Manfred Fischbeck (11/29 at 8pm, 12/2 at 2pm, 12/7 at 8pm, 12/8 at 8pm, 12/9 at 8pm); Brenda Dixon Gottschild and Hellmut Gottschild (11/30 at 8pm, 12/1 at 8pm, 12/2 at 8pm, 12/3 at 2pm, 12/6 at 8pm, 12/9 at 2pm, 12/10 at 2pm).

The Wilma Theater

Dates & Tickets

Wednesday November 29 | 8:00 PM
Thursday November 30 | 8:00 PM
Friday December 01 | 8:00 PM
Saturday December 02 | 2:00 PM
Saturday December 02 | 8:00 PM
Sunday December 03 | 2:00 PM
Wednesday December 06 | 8:00 PM
Thursday December 07 | 8:00 PM
Friday December 08 | 8:00 PM
Saturday December 09 | 2:00 PM
Saturday December 09 | 8:00 PM
Sunday December 10 | 2:00 PM

Share Now:

Share on email
Share on twitter
Share on facebook
Share on pinterest

General Information

Collaborators

Lead Sponsors
now streaming

BalletX Beyond

Stream thrilling contemporary ballet anytime, anywhere with BalletX Beyond, our very own digital library of world premiere ballets featuring short films, features, behind-the-scenes content, and more.

Upcoming Events

Esperanza|7:30 pm

BalletX at Esperanza|On Tour

Join BalletX at Esperanza Arts Center for a free performance choreographed by former BalletX dancer Caili Quan, inspired by More Info
Moody Performance Hall|8:00 pm

TITAS/DANCE UNBOUND at Moody Performance Hall|On Tour

Join BalletX on tour to TITAS/DANCE UNBOUND at Moody Performance Hall, featuring the company’s first-ever performance in Dallas, More Info
Moody Performance Hall|8:00 pm

TITAS/DANCE UNBOUND at Moody Performance Hall|On Tour

Join BalletX on tour to TITAS/DANCE UNBOUND at Moody Performance Hall, featuring the company’s first-ever performance in Dallas, More Info
Saratoga Performing Arts Center|7:30 pm

Festive Fireworks at Saratoga Performing Arts Center|On Tour

Join BalletX on tour to the Saratoga Performing Arts Center in Saratoga Springs, NY where the company performs a new work by New York City Ballet Principal Dancer Tiler Peck, More Info