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TICKET INFORMATION
“a remarkable freedom”
—SeeingDance
Apr 28—Apr 30, 2022
In C
Dance | Music

US PREMIERE

In C
Sasha Waltz & Guests
Bang on a Can All-Stars
Music by Terry Riley
Choreography by Sasha Waltz

 
Any kind of instrument. Any number of performers. Terry Riley’s one page score for In C invites interpretation in the extreme.

Choreographer Sasha Waltz takes up the challenge—and the open-ended possibilities—in this playful, expressive new work, accompanied live by the electric Bang on a Can All-Stars. Waltz builds on her interdisciplinary practice to create an adaptable movement system inspired by Riley’s score. Created through an experimental artistic process incorporating digital development and performance, In C explores the potential of flexible creative production in extreme circumstances and of artistic exchange, even across national borders. It comes to the BAM stage for its US premiere, offering a dazzling interplay of structured improvisation and synchronicity that, like Riley’s music, sweeps audiences up on a journey toward the ecstatic.

This performance is also presented as part of Bang on a Can’s three-day multi-venue Long Play new music festival.

ON SALE DATES
SINGLE TICKETS ON SALE
Wed Mar 02
BAM Members & Patrons
 
Wed Mar 09
General Public
 
 
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TICKET INFO
TICKETS START AT  $25
BAM Members receive 20% off through Mar 31. No promo code needed.
All performances will adhere to protocols developed in accordance with New York State regulations and in consultation with medical professionals for the safety of our artists, audiences, and staff
“Riley’s influence stretches farther afield than almost any other figure in 20th century classical music.”
— The New York Times