Complexions Contemporary Ballet – Woke and Love Rocks
Peace Concert Hall
February 16, 2022
Led by dance icons Dwight Rhoden and Desmond Richardson, Complexions Contemporary Ballet has awakened audiences to a new, exciting genre with their singular approach of reinventing dance and contemporary ballet. With stunning gifted dancers and powerful choreography, Complexions' has been hailed as a “matchless American dance company” by the Philadelphia Inquirer.
Featured on the program is WOKE, a physical reaction to the daily news. A bold and dynamic socially conscious one act ballet featuring the full company that examines our humanity in conjunction with today’s political climate. Closing the evening is LOVE ROCKS, set to the music of Grammy Award-winning Lenny Kravitz. Fun, thrilling and the most amazing Kravitz music, LOVE ROCKS is the “ ! ” on this exciting program.
"Companies like Complexions are game-changing: they’re forging a path for what ballet can be instead of what it historically has been.”- The Guardian