Smuin Contemporary American Ballet opens its season with a trio of works set to classical pieces: Michael Smuin’s response to 9/11 called Stabat Mater, using Dvorak’s setting of the text; the West Coast premiere of Indigo, from choreographer Stanton Welch (Vivaldi cello concertos); and the world premiere of Madness, Rack, and Honey by Garret Ammon (Mozart’s Sinfonia Concertante.) Artistic Director Celia Fushille gives a preview.
KDFC's The State of the Arts
The Bay Area has some of the world’s best-known performing arts organizations and cultural offerings. Each day, Jeffrey Freymann showcases activities, concerts, soloists and ensembles coming through the area.