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Ballet Preljocaj: Swan Lake

February 17-19, 2023
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Combining Tchaikovsky’s musical masterpiece with contemporary arrangements, Ballet Preljocaj reinvents the timeless tale of love, betrayal, seduction, and remorse into a contemporary ecological tragedy.

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Xerxes

March 4-12, 2023
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The ancient Persian king Xerxes is supposed to be fighting the Greeks, but his heart is elsewhere, in Handel’s tongue-in-cheek 1738 masterpiece about the amorous follies of kings. The sensational American countertenor Key’mon Murrah leads a stellar cast led by Dame Jane Glover.

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Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater

March 17-19, 2023
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Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater has for more than 50 years entertained generations, transcended barriers and celebrated the African American cultural experience.

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Fountain of Tears (Ainadamar)

April 8-16, 2023
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Flamenco, rumba rhythms, and classical singing are woven together by one of today’s most exciting composers, Osvaldo Golijov. Ainadamar (“Fountain of Tears”) tells the tragic story of poet, playwright, and national icon Federico Garcia Lorca, killed by fascists during the Spanish Civil War.

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State Ballet of Georgia

April 29-30, 2023
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International ballet star Nina Ananiashvili (former prima ballerina with Bolshoi Ballet, The Royal Ballet, and American Ballet Theatre) leads this dynamic group with a program of mostly George Balanchine, accompanied by full orchestra.

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Detroit Opera Touring Ensemble: Little Red Riding Hood

Learn more about our in-school performance of Little Red Riding Hood! Available to Grades K – 5.

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Reviews: The Hard Nut

Submit your review and read what other patron had to say of Mark Morris Dance Group’s presentation of The Hard Nut.

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Detroit Opera appoints Roberto Kalb as Music Director

Detroit Opera has announced that Roberto Kalb will be its next Music Director, effective November 20, 2022 through the end of the 2025–26 season.

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Reviews: Faust

Post your review and read  what other patron had to say of Faust.

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