Now Streaming: Ballet Show “Ballet Philippines Brings Gratitude to Life” is Online
Ballet Philippines’ (BP) is streaming it’s year-end celebration of gratitude, entitled BP Brings Gratitude to Life, with the world premiere of three performances– Abstract, choreographed by BP’s Artistic Director, Mikhail Martynyuk, in collaboration with Yuchengco Museum; She’s So Heavy, choreographed by BP’s Guest Artist, Joseph Phillips; and Ancient World, choreographer by BP’s Guest Choreographer, John McFall.
Martynyuk shares, “Abstract is a juxtaposition of different modern dance movements, highlighted by different styles of music, while showcasing abstract paintings, mixed with artsy images of the Yuchengco Museum’s architectural interiors, aiming for a modern, jazzy and syncopated dance.”
BP President Kathleen Liechtenstein says, “We are offering these three productions as our Christmas presents, as a way to show our heartfelt thanks and appreciation to you, our audience for your steadfast support that is keeping ballet alive! Together, let us keep dancing through the 52nd Season! On behalf of Ballet Philippines, we wish you and your loved ones a Christmas filled with joy and a New Year blessed with grace and abundance!”
You can watch the roundtable discussion about the production below.