PRLog - April 30, 2012 - SALT SPRING ISLAND, British Columbia -- Canada's Royal Winnipeg Ballet, the first organization to present a theatrical or dance production of the works of Leonard Cohen, (1970s "The Shining People of Leonard Cohen"), this May, 2012, presents the World Premiere of "The Doorway - Scenes from Leonard Cohen", a contemporary dance piece based on the words and music of Cohen, choreographed by Jorden Morris.
Dancer: Carrie Broda - Pure Ballet photo: David Cooper
Allison Crowe flies to Winnipeg, Manitoba this week to join in rehearsals with dancers and other musicians - readying for the World Premiere of "The Doorway - Scenes from Leonard Cohen". This contemporary ballet, choreographed by Jorden Morris, together with Mauricio Wainrot’s “Carmina Burana” and Peter Quanz’s “Luminous”
Canada's Royal Winnipeg Ballet is hosting an open, free, rehearsal - on Friday, May 4 at 7 pm. This preview of "The Doorway" will include a performance of Cohen's "Hallelujah"
This special event takes place in the Founder's Studio of the RWB building at 380 Graham Street. To reserve your seat, please call 204-956-2792 or 1-800-667-4792.