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.