Rochester’s world-renowned Garth Fagan Dance presents its exciting 2019 Home Season just in time for the holidays: December 11 – 15 at Nazareth College Arts Center (4245 East Avenue, 14618)’s Callahan Theatre.
Home for the Holidays performances are: Wednesday, Dec. 11 at 7:30 p.m.; Thursday, Dec. 12 at 8 p.m.; Friday, Dec. 13 at 8 p.m.; Saturday, Dec. 14 at 2 p.m.; Saturday, Dec. 14 at 8 p.m.; and Sunday, Dec. 15 at 2 p.m. A meet-and-greet in the lobby with the entire company will follow each performance.
All six performances will also feature the Rochester premiere of Triptych, Bessie Award-winner/GFD Rehearsal Director Norwood Pennewell’s tenth piece for GFD as well as four different programs that will also include a varying mix of the following pieces:The North Star, Distant Kin, “…ING\” , Time After Before Place, Prelude: Discipline is Freedom and Translation Transition (2002).
In addition, both Family Holiday Matinees will feature the Garth Fagan Dance Student Ensemble from the Garth Fagan Dance School. “I’m incredibly proud of achieving 49 years of excellence with Garth Fagan Dance and excited to share the fruits of this past year’s labors with our wonderfully supportive hometown audiences,” says Founder/Artistic Director/President Garth Fagan “There’s really nothing like experiencing Rochester’s international acclaimed Garth Fagan Dance in person, and what better time than when we’re Home for the Holidays?”
Tickets are $40 (Orchestra), $43 (Orchestra Aisle), and $55 (Premium), and are available at the Nazareth College Arts Center Box Office: in person at 4245 East Ave., by phone at 585-389-2170, or online at https://www2.naz.edu/events/4183/garth-fagan-dance/. A ticket link and more info are also available at garthfagandance.org/home-for-the-holidays.