Combining voluptuous physicality with classical technique created by the most provocative dance makers in the world, Cedar Lake is one of the most exciting companies performing today. Returning to The Joyce for two weeks this spring with its sixteen magnificent dancers, led by Artistic Director Benoit-Swan Pouffer, the company will perform two programs of highly anticipated New York premieres, including Violet Kid, the latest work for the company by UK based choreographer Hofesh Shechter, and Grace Engine by Canadian choreographer Crystal Pite. Also highlighting the Joyce season--New York premieres by Sweden's Alexander Ekman and the Netherland's Regina van Berkel.
PROGRAM A: May 15-20
Violet Kid by Hofesh Shechter (New York Premiere), Annonciation by Angelin Preljocaj, Grace Engine by Crystal Pite (New York Premiere)
PROGRAM B: May 22-27
Simply Marvel by Regina van Berkel (New York Premiere), Tuplet by Alexander Ekman (New York Premiere), Necessity, Again by Jo Stromgren (World Premiere)