Year of the Rabbit was Justin Peck’s first big choreography commission, which he choreographed for New York City Ballet at the age of 25. He has since become the resident choreographer at NYCB, was nominated for a Tony for his work on Carousel (2018), and continues to choreograph for ballet companies around the world.
Justin and Sufjan Stevens have become frequent collaborators since Sufjan re-orchestrated Enjoy Your Rabbit for this ballet, and it all started here: https://nym.ag/2JkKbTn
Pas de deux performed by Pacific Northwest Ballet Principal dancers Noelani Pantastico & Jerome Tisserand.
LOVE & BALLET
June 1–10, 2018