Jan. 19, 2019 - New York, NY -The Guggenheim's Works and Process series presents Houston Ballet: Sylvia by Stanton Welch
Prior to the premiere in February at Houston’s recently renovated Wortham Theater, join artistic director and choreographer Stanton Welch (Member of the Order of Australia) as he shares his creative process for his new ballet Sylvia, set to Léo Delibes’s famous score, with costume and scenic designs by Jerome Kaplan and projections by Wendall K. Harrington. Six company dancers will perform excerpts from the classic story of the powerful mythological heroine, the huntress Sylvia, and her love for a mortal shepherd, showcasing a constellation of figures from Greek mythology woven together in a tapestry of three love stories.
Dancers- Chun Wai Chan,Jessica Collado, Karina Gonzalez, Melody Mennite, Connor Walsh, Harper Watters, Charles-Louis Yoshiyama
Photographer- Robert Altman
Post-production- Robert Altman