Cal Performances presents

Martha Graham Dance Company

When
Event has passed (Fri Jan 31 - Sat Feb 1)
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Dance

Description

Appalachian Spring (music: Copland)
Cave of the Heart (music: Barber)
Maple Leaf Rag (music: Joplin)



Cal Performances is thrilled to welcome back the iconic Martha Graham Dance Company for the first time in many seasons for a program of signature works. Graham dug deep into the American psyche to define a new, homegrown, emotionally charged, and socially engaged contemporary dance that would influence generations to come. Her Appalachian Spring is a snapshot of a thrilling moment in dance history: premiered in 1944, it featured a score by Aaron Copland that earned him a Pulitzer Prize; Graham danced the lead, opposite Merce

Schedule

Zellerbach Hall
2430 Bancroft Avenue
Berkeley, CA
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  1. Zellerbach Hall
    2430 Bancroft Avenue, Berkeley, CA