Apr 17 - 19 , 2020
Hong Kong Ballet: ALICE (in wonderland) Virginia Arts Festival
Get ready for a wild ride down the rabbit hole! When choreographer and director Septime Webre joined the Hong Kong Ballet in 2017, after 17 years at The Washington Ballet, he brought with him a fierce energy, boundless imagination, and a pocketful of inspired ballets including his brilliantly conceived staging of . Based on the Lewis Carroll classic, the ballet features eye-popping costumes by Liz Vandal of Cirque du Soleil, vivid stagecraft, and the phenomenal dancing of this internationally acclaimed ballet company. Look for a delightfully loony Mad Hatter, a villainous Red Queen, airborne antics of Tweedledum and Tweedledee, and all your favorite characters brought to vivacious life. You’ve never seen like this before!