Hailed as "a master of visual composition" by Dance Magazine, award-winning choreographer Jessica Lang transforms classical ballet forms into artfully crafted contemporary works. A former member of Twyla Tharp's company, Lang has created more than 80 works for companies worldwide, incorporating elements of music, opera, film and art to create dances that blend the the rigor, elegance, and beautiful lines of ballet. Lang's New York-based company, has enjoyed rapid success, performing at renowned venues and festivals including Brooklyn Academy of Music's Next Wave Festival, Jacob's Pillow Dance Festival, New York City Center's Fall for Dance Festival, the Kennedy Center and the revered Joyce Theater in New York City. Jessica Lange Dance comes to the Irvine Barclay Theatre for a performance of riveting modern dance.
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