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Jan 25 - Jan 26

Miami City Ballet: I'm Old Fashioned

Presented by Miami City Ballet

Jan 25 - 26 , 2020

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I’M OLD FASHIONED* (Robbins/Gould)

“THE GREATEST TRIBUTE HE COULD HAVE PAID TO MR. ASTAIRE… MR. ROBBINS HAS GIVEN HIM A GENUINE ROBBINS BALLET.” NEW YORK TIMES

Miami City Ballet is joined by two larger than life stars, Fred Astaire and Rita Hayworth, dancing and gliding alongside Miami City Ballet dancers in Jerome Robbins’ stunning I’m Old Fashioned.

I’m Old Fashioned opens Hayworth and Astaire dancing a sparkling duet from the 1942 film You Were Never Lovelier. As they sail across a huge screen, the MCB dancers give new life to the original silver screen choreography as they interact with the film stars. Balanchine famously called Fred Astaire ''the greatest dancer in the world'', and Astaire was reportedly honoured that Robbins had been inspired to create this work… From all sides, this delightful tribute to the Golden Age of Hollywood is big, glamorous and simply irresistible!

Program also includes:

THIS BITTER EARTH* (Wheeldon/Richter, Otis)
Gorgeously haunting music by Max Richter is mixed with the spectacular vocals of Dinah Washington; this simple and powerful work will take your breath away.

TSCHAIKOVSKY PAS DE DEUX (Balanchine/Tchaikovsky)
Like a breath of fresh air, this beloved pas de deux never fails to delight.

SYMPHONIC DANCES (Ratmansky/Rachmaninoff)
A dramatic, fast-paced work by one of the world’s most sought-after, visionary choreographers.

Pre-show lectures one hour prior to showtime. Late seating holds vary by program. Late comers will be seated at the discretion of Front of House ushers.

*Company Premiere

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  • Venue Au-Rene Theater at The Broward Center for the Performing Arts
  • Price $30.00 - $110.00
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