HackPolitik - A New Ballet Set in Cyberspace
November 15 - November 16, 2013
Loosely based on the actions of the hacktivist group Anonymous, HackPolitik is a world premiere contemporary ballet combining new orchestral music, dance and video projection technology. The production examines the internet’s effect on 21st century discourse, and the blurring of the line between anarchy and activism. Presented and played by the award-winning Juventas New Music Ensemble. Composer: Peter van Zandt Lane. Choreographer: Kate Ladenheim of The People Movers. Conductor: Lidiya Yankovskaya.