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Works & Process at the Guggenheim Presents American Ballet Theatre: Jessica Lang & Sarah Crowner

Oct 07 Through Oct 08 | Sun |
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Sunday and Monday, October 7 and 8, 2018 at 7:30pm

Works & Process, the performing arts series at the Guggenheim, presents American Ballet Theatre: Jessica Lang & Sarah Crowner on Sunday and Monday, October 7 and 8, 2018 at 7:30pm.   Since 1940, American Ballet Theatre has been a home for emerging choreographers and artists. This season, as part of the ABT Women's Movement initiative, choreographer Jessica Lang collaborates with artist Sarah Crowner, whose work is included in the Guggenheim's permanent collection, for Lang's third work for the company. Join Lang and Crowner, moderator John Meehan, and dancers from American Ballet Theatre for an intimate evening of dance and discussion prior to the ballet's premiere. The ABT Studio Company will also perform Le Jeune by Lauren Lovette.   Dancers: Sklyar Brandt, Blaine Hoven, Christine Shevchenko, Stephanie Williams, Joo Won Ahn (10/7) Sklyar Brandt, Blaine Hoven, Christine Shevchenko, Stella Abrera, Joo Won Ahn (10/8) Musicians: Emily Wong, Scott Ballantyne and Robin Zeh   See Sarah Crowner's Installation Audience members are invited to experience Sarah Crowner's site-specific installation inside The Wright restaurant at the Guggenheim, featuring handmade terracotta tiles installed on the floor and two walls of the restaurant, and a backdrop made of raw and painted canvas cut, arranged, and sewn together. The Wright restaurant will be open before the performance, from 6:30pm - 7:30pm and feature a cash bar, to enjoy a drink while viewing the installation.   For more information about Sarah Crowner's Installation, visit: https://www.guggenheim.org/blogs/checklist/walk-inside-the-art-sarah-crowners-new-installation-in-the-wright-restaurant   TICKETS & VENUE $45, $40 Guggenheim Members and Friends of Works & Process Box Office (212) 423-3575 or worksandprocess.org Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum 1071 Fifth Avenue, New York   Lead funding for Works & Process is provided by The Florence Gould Foundation, The Christian Humann Foundation, Mertz-Gilmore Foundation, Stavros Niarchos Foundation, Rockefeller Brothers Fund, and the Evelyn Sharp Foundation, with public funds from the National Endowment for the Arts and New York City Department of Cultural Affairs in partnership with the City Council.    Works & Process at the Guggenheim  Described by The New York Times as "an exceptional opportunity to understand something of the creative process," for over 34 years and in over 500 productions, Works & Process enables New Yorkers to see, hear, and meet the most acclaimed artists in the world, in an intimate setting unlike any other. Works & Process, the performing arts series at the Guggenheim, has championed new works and offered audiences unprecedented access to generations of leading creators and performers. Most performances take place in the Guggenheim's intimate Frank Lloyd Wright-designed 285-seat Peter B. Lewis Theater. In 2017, Works & Process established a new residency and commissioning program, inviting artists to create new works, made in and for the iconic Guggenheim rotunda. worksandprocess.org.

Venue: The Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, Peter B Lewis Theater

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