Pricked, a visually-arresting repertory program from the Boston Ballet includes 2 American premieres and the return of Harald Lander’s Etudes. The diverse program highlights Boston Ballet’s versatility, featuring Petr Zuska’s moving and compassionate D.M.J. 1953-1977, Alexander Eckman’s audacious Cacti, and Lander’s highly-visual homage to classical technique, Etudes.
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Pricked includes the following ballets:
An American and Company debut and a poignant work exploring themes of love, loss, and longing – featuring the music of noted Czech composers Antonin Dvorak, Bohuslav Martinu, and Leos Janacek.
Also making its American and Company debut. A compelling work focusing on the interplay of dancers, set, and music. Cacti features a trio of violinists and a cellist on stage, moving set pieces, and dynamic, witty movement.
The Metro says, “Etudes is like a Degas painting coming to life.” One of Lander’s most famous works, Etudes is set to a series of piano studies by Carl Czerny and illustrates a spectacular dance class that begins with traditional barre exercises. It ends with a breathtaking finale.