Here + Now
- Date: Mar 24 - Mar 27, 2022
- Venue: August Wilson African American Cultural Center
PBT’s revamped Here + Now brings the cutting-edge voices in dance to the August Wilson African American Cultural Center. See the world premiere of SKIN + saltwater, created by local choreographer and PBT Artist in Residence Staycee R. Pearl, sponsored by Arts, Equity, & Education Fund, and a new work by Aszure Barton, an internationally acclaimed choreographer who has been described as an innovator of form. Revisit the excitement of a new trio by award-winning choreographer Helen Pickett – first seen during PBT’s annual performance at Hartwood Acres – and experience the depth of Anabelle Lopez Ochoa’s intimate La Pluie and Gemma Bond’s expressive Depuis le Jour.
Choreography: Staycee R. Pearl, Aszure Barton, Helen Pickett, Anabelle Lopez Ochoa, Gemma Bond
In partnership with the August Wilson African American Cultural Center
PBT Artist in Residence, Staycee Pearl, sponsored by:
Aszure Barton’s new work is sponsored by Elizabeth B. Yntema in support of female leadership and creativity in ballet.
- Thursday, March 24, 2022 – 7:30 p.m.
- Friday, March 25, 2022 – 7:30 p.m.
- Saturday, March 26, 2022 – 2 p.m.
- Saturday, March 26, 2022 – 7:30 p.m.
- Sunday, March 27, 2022 – 2 p.m.
Join us online or at the theater to learn more about the production!
Virtual Preview | Monday, March 21 | 7 p.m.
Get a quick preview of the performance, live on Zoom! Registration coming soon.
Director’s Cut | Thursday, March 24 | 6:30 p.m.
Join us on opening night to hear from dancemakers involved in the production. Registration requested – please click here to sign up!
Post-Show Q&A | Friday, March 25 | 9:30 p.m.
PBT dancers join us after the performance to take your questions! No registration necessary – just stay in the theater after the show. Feel free to move up to the front near the stage.
ViewPointe | Saturday, March 26 | 6:30 p.m.
Brush up on your ballet knowledge with creatives and experts in the art form. Registration requested – please click here to sign up!