Summer Series at The Wilma Theater
Jul 13-17

Tickets On Sale in February

Join BalletX for the return to our home theater, the Wilma, and the premiere of new works by Tiler Peck, Jamar Roberts, and Gustavo Ramirez Sansano.

Tiler Peck, regarded as a “dance luminary” by The Washington Post  and “the ballerina who can stop time (and restart it too)” by The New York Times, is a Principal Dancer with the New York City Ballet, actress, choreographer, author, and designer. Tiler has been commissioned to choreograph on NOW Premieres at the Vail Dance Festival, where she and BalletX first shared the stage in 2014.

Gustavo Ramirez Sansano, is the director of TITOYAYA, a Spanish company which he co-founded in 2006 with Veronica Garcia Moscardo, and has created works for Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater, Nederlands Dans Theater, and Ballet BC, among others. Gustavo will create a work inspired by love, featuring music by the late German composer Bert Kaempfert.

Jamar Roberts is Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater’s first Resident Choreographer, who recently retired from the stage following a 19-year career with the company. Jamar was featured on the cover of Dance Magazine in June 2021, and is the recipient of a 2016 Bessie Award. BalletX first collaborated with Jamar at the 2021 Vail Dance Festival, and this new work marks his Philadelphia debut.

Performance Schedule
Wednesday July 13 8:00pm
Thursday July 14 8:00pm
Friday July 15 8:00pm
Saturday July 16 2:00pm
Saturday July 16 8:00pm
Sunday July 17 2:00pm
VENUE
The Wilma Theater
265 S. Broad Street, Philadelphia, PA 19107
TICKETS & GENERAL INFORMATION

Tickets for this performance series go on sale in February.

The Wilma Theater is an indoor venue. Guests will be required to show proof of vaccination upon entry and to wear face coverings at all time while inside the venue. BalletX reserves the right to enforce additional safety measures prior to the performance.

For ticket inquiries, contact the BalletX Box Office at boxoffice@balletx.org or 215-225-5389 x250.

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