Alternative Motion Project presents 8
March 1 @ 7:30 pm
One event on March 2, 2019 at 7:30pm
One event on March 3, 2019 at 2:00pm
Co-Artistic Directors Kristin Howe + Joanna Lees come together for their first choreographic collaboration featuring epic live music by Grand Symphonic Winds performing Boris Pigovat’s Light from the Yellow Star (2011) with world-renowned Soprano, Lindsay Kesselman. 8features a wide-ranging night of all-new contemporary dance from four distinct choreographers, including Guest Artist Laura Selle Virtucio and Company Member Jesse Schmitz-Boyd, sure to bring something compelling for every audience member in AMP’s 8th Season.
Grand Symphonic Winds is a Twin Cities based civic wind ensemble with a reputation for excellence, well known for bringing original music to a diverse audience. It strives to expand and redefine the perception of what constitutes a concert band. GSW has made the conscious decision to challenge both its members and audience with a wide range of musical styles. During its 25 year history, it has championed new music, including dozens of unique compositions from across the globe that have rarely or never been performed in Minnesota previously.