A DANCE/FILM HYBRID | CHICAGO, MARCH 18-19
The dance/film hybrid production Scarlet brings Nathaniel Hawthorne’s classic novel The Scarlet Letter to life. The project features original choreography by Ballet 5:8 Artistic Director Julianna Slager, film elements directed by Alvin Ailey choreographer and film producer Preston Miller, Spoken Word by Kylla Pate, and a score by American modernist composer Charles Ives
The Stor(ies) of You and Me
2016/17 REPERTORY PROGRAM | NATION-WIDE TOUR
The Stor(ies) of You and Me features five works that explore love, the power of words, unexpected joy, perspectives, and the stories of everyday people. Choreography by Ballet 5:8 Artistic Director Julianna Slager and Guest Choreographer Caleb Mitchell.
Ballet 5:8's repertoire for the 2016-2017 season includes six world premieres with choreography by Artistic Director Julianna Slager and guest choreographer Caleb Mitchell.
Full Repertoire Listing
Each season, we have the privilege of adding new performances to our history. Some performances grow into annual traditions that we return to year after year, but many others take place in new venues and cities, engage new audience members, and employ a mix of new and old repertoire as Ballet 5:8 continues to grow.