“The old School of American Ballet was on Broadway and 83rd. You had to walk downstairs into the studios, and there were bays of windows; the sun would stream in in the afternoon. The story goes that [Jerome Robbins] walked by one of the studios and saw Eddie Villella sleeping in the sun.”
-Bart Cook, Stager
This image of youth and innocence is believed to have inspired this work.
Featuring PNB soloists, Kylee Kitchens and Jerome Tisserand.
Nov. 4-13. 2011