FirstWorks presents The Joffrey Ballet, "Rite of Spring"
Providence Performing Arts Center
March 19, 2013
The Joffrey Ballet, one of the top dance companies in the world, is appearing for the first-time in Providence. Classically trained to the highest standards, 46 dancers celebrate the 100th anniversary of the ballet that caused a riot, with a landmark reconstruction of the Stravinsky/Nijinsky's Rite of Spring. This music and dance masterpiece is paired with thrilling contemporary works by two of the best choreographic minds of the 21st century.