Created: Aug 27, 2008
Location: Pittsburgh Pennsylvania
At Hartwood Acres and Cranberry Ampatheater
Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre Presented Two Spectacular Evenings of Dance at Hartwood Acres and Cranberry Rotary Amphitheatre
Thursday, August 21, 2008 at 7:30 PM
Cranberry Rotary Amphitheatre, located in the
Cranberry Township Community Park
Friday, August 22, 2008 at 7:00 PM
Aesthetically elegant and intentionally sleek, the dancing and dancers radiate a spareness synonymous with essentials.
Known by Heart ("Junk") Duet
Tharp takes the formal structure of the classical duet into a contemporary realm through the
witty, fierce, sometimes combative and always surprising relationship she creates between
Staged by PBT Artistic Director, Terrence S. Orr, with choreography after Marius Petipa,
Raymonda Variations features nine couples and is set to Alexander Glazounov's classic
*The Hartwood Acres performance is part of the Allegheny County Summer Concert Series.
* The Cranberrry Rotary Amphitheatre performance is sponsored by Cranberry Township and
the Department of Parks and Recreation and is supported in part by an award from the
National Endowment for the Arts.
Photo's by George Mendel Photography