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OPEN DANCE REHEARSAL:
ANNABELLE LOPEZ OCHOA
Sunday, January 6, 2019
4:30 – 6 p.m.
The Washington Ballet | 3308 Wisconsin Avenue NW, Washington, DC 20007
Come watch internationally-renowned choreographer Annabelle Lopez Ochoa work with the dancers live on her new work for our June season. Annabelle will discuss her process and join us for the reception afterward with dancers and guests.
Annabelle Lopez Ochoa is an award-winning and sought-after choreographer who has created works for more than 50 dance companies around the world. The Colombian-Belgian completed her training at the Royal Ballet School of Antwerp. After a 12-year career in various European dance companies, Annabelle decided in 2003 to focus solely on choreography. In 2012, she created her first full-length ballet A Streetcar Named Desire for the Scottish Ballet. Streetcar was acclaimed by both press and public and received several prestigious awards. Ochoa has been called, ”a masterful choreographer with an edge.”
Photo by Chris Hardy
More Open Rehearsals to be announced soon!
Header photo by Tanya Green Photography