Dance Film Series - Michigan Opera Theatre

Dance lovers from all over Detroit come together for dance films, snacks, drinks and discussion on Tuesday evenings. All dance films take place at the Detroit Opera House in the Ford Center for Arts and Learning. A $10 donation is payable at the door to offset the cost of refreshments and beverages. No reservations are required. For more information, call 313.237.3251.

Enjoy dance films, refreshments and discussion!

Scheduled Events


Tuesday, October 15, 7:00 PM
BALLET INTENSIVE

Class Concert
Choreography: Asaf Messerer
Music: Glazunov, Lyadov, Rubinstein, Shostakovich
The Bolshoi Ballet

Elite Syncopations
Choreography: Kenneth MacMillan
Music: Scott Joplin and others
The Royal Ballet


Tuesday, November 19, 7:00 PM
DANCES BY PRELJOCAJ AND ROBBINS

La Fresque (The Painting on the Wall)
Choreography: Angelin Preljocaj
Music: Nicolas Godin
Ballet Preljocaj

Opus 19 / The Dreamer
Choreography: Jerome Robbins
Music: Sergej Prokofiev
Paris Opera Ballet


Tuesday, January 14, 7:00 PM

ONEGIN

Onegin (complete ballet)
Choreography: John Cranko
Music: Pyotri I. Tchaikovsky
The Stuttgart Ballet


Tuesday, February 11, 7:00 PM

MALANDAIN BALLET BIARRITZ

Magifique, Tchaikovsky Suites (excerpt)
Choreography: Thierry Malandain
Music: Pyotri I. Tchaikovsky

Marie-Antoinette (excerpt)
Choreography: Thierry Malandain
Music: Joseph Hayden

Une Dernière Chanson (One Last Song)
Choreography: Thierry Malandain
Music: Early French Folk Songs


Tuesday, March 17, 7:00 PM

ALESSANDRA FERRI SPECIAL

La Chauve-Souris (excerpt)
Choreography: Roland Petit
Music: Johann Strauss II
La Scala Ballet

Giselle (excerpts)
Choreography: Patrice Bart
Music: Adolphe Adam
La Scala Ballet

Romeo and Juliet (excerpt)
Choreography: Kenneth MacMillan
Music: Sergei Prokofiev
La Scala Ballet

A Midsummer Night's Dream (excerpt)
Choreography: George Balanchine
Music: Felix Mendelssohn
La Scala Ballet


Tuesday, April 14, 7:00 PM

AMERICAN DANCE MACHINE

Original Broadway dance repertoire from BrigadoonNo No Nanette, Carousel and more
Special guest narration by Jon Teeuwissen, MOT Dance Advisor.


Tuesday, May 12, 7:00 PM

MANON

Manon (complete ballet)
Choreography: Kenneth MacMillan
Music: Jules Massenet
The Royal Ballet