Royal Winnipeg Ballet
August 1 - August 5, 2012
Under the artistic direction of André Lewis, versatility, technical excellence, and captivating style are hallmarks of the Royal Winnipeg Ballet. This rare U.S. appearance marks the company’s first return to Jacob’s Pillow since their U.S. debut in 1964. the company will perform Argentinean choreographer Mauricio Wainrot's passionate Carmina Burana, a feast for the senses set to Carl Orff's famous score. The full-company work is packed with visual drama and theatricality, and Wainrot's choreography is strong, passionate, and full of lush lyricism.