Complexions Contemporary Dance Tickets
Complexions Contemporary Dance Company promotes and gives ballet performances year in and year out. It is based in New York city and was formed back in 1994. The company started off as the very first fully multicultural ballet company. Over the years, Complexions Dance Company has performed at various cities around the globe, which is why it currently enjoys international reputation. Apart from performing live, the company also gives back to the community in the form of dance education to promote this type of performing art. The company was founded by Desmond Richardson and Dwight Rhoden, the co-artistic directors of the company. Complexions currently comprises of fourteen dancers. Complexions’ performances are witnessed by thousands of patrons each season, and as the company comes forward with another one of its season, you too can be a witness to it with Complexions Contemporary Dance tickets.
Buy Complexions Contemporary Dance Tickets
Complexions Contemporary Dance
For its remarkable work when it comes to ballet dancing, Complexions has also taken home a number of awards and honorariums over the period of its existence. Some of the awards that the company has received include Critics Choice Award by New York Times. Complexions has also performed in almost all of the major venues across the nation including Seattle’s Paramount Theatre, New Orleans’ Mahalia Jackson Performance Arts Center, Dallas’ Winspear Opera House, L.A’s the Music Center, New York’s Brooklyn Academy of Music, Lincoln Center and Joyce Theater.
Complexions Contemporary Dance Company has also covered a lot of ground when it comes to international performances. For four consecutive years, Complexions has appeared and performed at some of the high profile European dance festivals which also include the prestigious Festival of Dance in Italy, Paris’ Isle De Dance Festival, Lyon’s Maison De La Dance Festival, Switzerland’s Steps International Dance Festival, Holland Dance Festival, Warsaw Ballet Festival, Spain’s Dance Festival of Canary Islands, Krakow Spring Ballet Festival and Lodz Biennale. Other than that, the company has also performed in Australia, Spain, Korea and Canada.
Before Rhoden and Richardson laid foundation of Complexions, both of them had already gained experience of working with other ballet and dance companies. Rhoden has created more than ninety ballets for the company, and not just that he has also created ballets for other companies including Arizona Ballet, Alvin Ailey American Dance Theatre, Pittsburgh Ballet Theater, Aspen Santa Fe Ballet Company, Joffrey Ballet, Arizona Ballet, Dayton Contemporary Dance Company, New York City Ballet and Dance Theater of Harlem.
Richardson on the other hand, has also performed previously with other dance companies like Ballet Frankfurt, Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater, and American Ballet Theatre where he was the first principal dancer of African American descent. As a guest artist, Richardson has performed with numerous companies that include San Francisco Ballet, Swedish Opera Ballet, the Washington Ballet, and Teatro at La Scala.
Complexions’ performances have always focused on removing boundaries and transcending borders when it comes to the physical representation of inner feelings and emotions. The company believes in exploring horizons and not remaining confined to specific dance forms. Therefore it feels free to adopt any type of dance style from a particular era and experiment with it. By doing so, it intends to create a free flowing dance form that can relate to the free movement of the world as a whole.
With impressive previous experience from various other companies, both Rhoden and Richardson have been trying to redefine dance. Both the directors go beyond the limits when it comes to making a performance. That is the reason why Complexions Contemporary Dance Company enjoys a large number of live viewership all over the nation. As its current season proceedings are about to take place, now is about the right time to be getting your cheap Complexions Contemporary Dance tickets.
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