Island Moving Company, Newport’s contemporary ballet company, presents their 37th Opening Weekend!
Artistic Director Miki Ohlsen will present the premiere of new works by guest choreographers Kevin Jenkins, a prolific choreographer & faculty of Boston Ballet School, and Rodney Rivera, Artistic Director of Ballet Brio based in Bayamon, Puerto Rico. Newly appointed Associate Artistic Director Danielle Genest will premiere her new piece for the entire company. The dancers will also reprise Miki Ohlsen’s beautiful Of Beauty and Light, Spencer Gavin Hering’s Breathing Spaces, Shane Farrell’s Pavo Cristatus and a remake of Ghosts and Grapevines: Thoughts on the family histories of Newport by Thom Dancy.
Saturday evening’s intermission will be catered by Russell Morin Caterers. Tickets to A Collection of Attitudes - 2018 start at $45, with sponsorship levels available.