Listing: City College Center for the Arts Celebrates Legacy of Jose Limon in Harlem

CITY COLLEGE CENTER FOR THE ARTS
HE JOSÉ LIMÓN DANCE FOUNDATION
PRESENT
LIMÓN DANCE COMPANY

An evening of dance celebrates the legacy of José Limón and a generation of emerging choreographers on Tuesday, October 24 at 7:00 p.m.

Kathryn Alter and Ross Katen in A Choreographic Offering by José Limón, photo by Peter Cai

WHO: City College Center for the Arts and the José Limón Dance Foundation present the Limón Dance Company in an evening dedicated to the enduring legacy of pioneering dancer-choreographer José Limón. The celebration will include performances of two of Limón’s most acclaimed works, The Moor’s Pavane: Variations on the Theme of Othello (1949) and A Choreographic Offering (1964), each being presented to audiences in Harlem for the first time since Limón Dance Company moved to the iconic neighborhood two years ago. The program will honor those crafting the future of dance as the company will also present bold new dance works by Adam Barruch, Rosie Herrera and Yin Yue.

WHAT: The Limón Dance Company at City College Center for the Arts

WHEN:   Tuesday, October 24   |  7:00 p.m.   Performance

WHERE: City College Center for the Arts (CCCA)—Aaron Davis Hall, West 135th Street and Convent Avenue (129 Convent Avenue).

TICKETS: $20 general admission; $10 seniors, students, veterans

Jesse Obremski and Elise Drew Leon in A Choreographic Offering by José Limón, photo by Peter Cai

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