Texas Performing Arts Presents Grupo Corpo, 10/18-19

‚Äč
Texas Performing Arts Presents Grupo Corpo, 10/18-19

By popular demand, Texas Performing Arts presents the two-evening return of Brazil's world-renowned dance company, Grupo Corpo, October 18 & 19 at Bass Concert Hall. Patrons who witnessed their 2009 performance on the Bass Concert Hall stage can attest to the passion, beauty, and originality of this company.

Founded in 1975 by brothers Paulo (Artistic Director), Rodrigo (Choreographer), and Pedro (Technical Director) Pederneiras in the city of Belo Horizonte, Grupo Corpo (literally "Body Group") and their work are a true melting pot of cultural and artistic influences. Their compelling style grafts the pliancy of modern dance and rhythmic complexity of Afro-Brazilian dance onto ballet, captivating audiences with stunningly sexy physicality, dynamic ability, and rich visual finesse.

For this Austin engagement, Grupo Corpo's selections include music by + 2 (Moreno, Domenico, Kassin) and Carlos Núñes and José Miguel Wisnik (based on works by Martín Codax).

Grupo Corpo is presented by Texas Performing Arts' ArtesAméricas program. In partnership with the Teresa Lozano Long Institute of Latin American Studies, ArtesAméricas promotes cultural dialogue in the Americas through the performing arts. For more information, please visit artesamericas.org.

More Dallas!
Go to the Homepage


Comment & Share


About Author

Subscribe to Author Alerts
 
🔀DALLAS SHOWS
SUNSET BOULEVARD in DallasSUNSET BOULEVARD
(Runs 12/4 - 12/27)
Once in DallasOnce
(Runs 12/17 - 12/28)
White Christmas in DallasWhite Christmas
(Runs 12/5 - 1/4)
The Great American Trailer Park Christmas Musical
(Runs 12/5 - 1/4)
In the Heights
(Runs 1/8 - 1/11)
Monty Python's Spamalot
(Runs 1/8 - 1/12)
THE KING AND I
(Runs 1/15 - 1/17)

View All | Add Show | Auditions

Message Board

DSM 2013 NEW

BWW BLOGS

Advertisement Advertisement