Calendar Of Events Dance
Written by Miami Today on November 3, 2005
Miami City Ballet’s 20th-anniversary season opens at the Jackie Gleason Theater featuring Donizetti Variations, Prodigal Son and the program "The Quick-Step: Unspeakable Jazz Must Go!" 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday, 2 p.m. Sunday at Jackie Gleason Theater, 1700 Washington Ave., Miami Beach. $20-$62.50. Details: (305) 673-7300 or www.miamicityballet.org.
Miami City Ballet celebrates its 20th-anniversary season with the opening of Program I featuring jazz choreography by Edward Villella. The performance will feature acrobatic ballet and demanding jumps in the works of Donizetti Variations and Prodigal Son. The jazz routine segment "The Quick-Step" features a section of Villella’s ballet "The Neighborhood Ballroom." 2 and 8 p.m. Saturday and 2 p.m. Sunday at the Broward Center for the Performing Arts, 201 SW Fifth Ave., Fort Lauderdale. $20-$93. Details: www.miamicityballet.org.
Program II of the Ballet Gamonet Maximum Dance season opens with "Miniatures," an energized fast tempo, followed by "Passing Through" and "Partita." 8 p.m. Saturday and 3 p.m. Sunday at the Bailey Concert Hall, 3501 SW Davie Rd., Fort Lauderdale. $25-$50. Details: (305) 259-9775.