The Segerstrom Center for the Arts has announced a very exciting lineup of 8 companies for their 2022/23 Season. The Center’s Dance Series include companies from Los Angeles, San Francisco, New York and Taiwan with dance styles that include classical and contemporary ballet, flamenco, tap, modern dance, and more. The companies are MOMIX; Cloud Gate Dance Theatre of Taiwan; BODYTRAFFIC; Farruquito; Resident company, American Ballet Theatre; Dorrance Dance; L.A. Dance Project; Alonzo King LINES Ballet; and Ballet BC. In addition, the Center is hosting the U.S. Premiere of ABT’s Like Water for Chocolate from choreographer Christopher Wheeldon!
The Segerstrom Center is offering a variety of ticket package choices in order to enjoy a few or all of these amazing dance companies. As the Center states, with your subscription one has an opportunity to “Choreograph Your Own Series” by saving 25% when you select 4 to 5 shows or 35% by selecting 6 or more performances. Tickets are on sale now!
Here is the Segerstrom Center for the Arts 2022/23 Dance Series Lineup
MOMIX: VIVA MOMIX
Sept 17, 2022
Known internationally for presenting works of astounding inventiveness and physical beauty, MOMIX is a company of unbelievable dancer-illusionists.
Cloud Gate Dance Theatre of Taiwan: 13 Tongues
October 26, 2022
Cloud Gate combines martial arts, Qi Gong, modern dance, and classical ballet with astonishing ensemble dancing that hypnotized audiences when Cloud Gate made their Center debut in 2018.
November 3, 2022
BODYTRAFFIC’s stunning performers, technical mastery, and commitment to the most challenging repertoire make this group a world-renowned contemporary dance company.
November 9, 2022
The New York Times called Farruquito “The greatest flamenco dancer of this century” and he’s bringing prodigious artistry and profound poetry to our audiences through dance.
American Ballet Theatre: The Nutcracker
December 9–18, 2022
SoCal’s favorite holiday tradition returns with American Ballet Theatre’s critically acclaimed production of The Nutcracker.
American Ballet Theatre: Like Water for Chocolate
March 29–April 2, 2023
This ballet’s U.S. premiere by the brilliant choreographer Christopher Wheeldon brings the famous novel by Laura Esquivel to mouth-watering life.
Dorrance Dance: SOUNDspace
April 8, 2023
This award-winning tap dance company explores the thrill, brilliance, and beauty of tap dancing through movement and music.
L.A. Dance Project: Romeo & Juliet Suite
May 12–14, 2023
For their stunning Segerstrom Center debut, Benjamin Millepied and the L.A. Dance Project offer a contemporary vision of Prokofiev’s masterpiece Romeo & Juliet.
Alonzo King LINES Ballet
May 27, 2023
Stunning dancers, impeccable technique and powerfully visual works are what make Alonzo King LINES Ballet a must-see performance experience!
June 3, 2023
Their bold, distinctive style and collaborative approach have made the internationally acclaimed contemporary ballet company a hotbed for the creation and performance of new works.
To learn more about the Segerstrom Center for the Arts, please visit their website.
Written by Jeff Slayton for LA Dance Chronicle.
Featured image: LA Dance Project – Kora by Charm La’Donna – Photo: Ella Rose