welcomes the 2010
Tony Award-winning director, choreographer,
and dancer Bill T. Jones, whose inspiring creative
works have been influenced by his experiences with France.
The one-night program will include the U.S. premiere
of Solos, a film that captures Jones’s electrifying
stage presence from a cinematic point of view. Solos features
three works—Tea for Two; Ionization; and Chaconne—and
showcases a range of musical influences from classical
to popular to experimental. Extracts from his solo Walking
the Line, commissioned specially for the Louvre in
Paris, will also be shown.
In English. The screening will be followed by a Q&A with
New York Times: “Fela!” won three awards, including
for Bill T. Jones’s choreography ...