Aspen Santa Fe Ballet’s bold vision— top global choreographers, distinctive groundbreaking works, and virtuoso dancershas fostered a jewel of a dance company in the American West. For 17 years, ASFB has served as a prestigious arts incubator and a showcase for choreographic invention, to both popular and critical acclaim. ASFB’s repertoire resonates with eclecticism and energy.The company exudes a European aesthetic charged with American vigor. Athleticism and classical refinement are joined to celebrate the spirit of the American West. Since 1996, ASFB has commissioned over 27 new works. Among their many choreographer-collaborators are Jorma Elo, Nicolo Fonte, Trey McIntyre, Moses Pendleton, Dwight Rhoden, and Cayetano Soto.
21 February 2015