The Tarkington Stage for Holy Week is Superhero: the story of a man called Jesus. March 25 & 26 at The Center for the Performing Arts Together with Gregory Hancock Dance Theatre company dancers, Guest Artists, James Gilmer from the Cincinnati Ballet and Liang Fu from the Kansas City Ballet, returned in their leading roles. Superhero uses dance, music and theater to tell the emotional and moving story of how one man’s life and destiny changed the world.
Six Performances Only From July 24-27 at Bankers Life Fieldhouse About Varekai Deep within a forest, at the summit of a volcano, exists an extraordinary world a world where something else is possible. A world called Varekai. The sky lets go a solitary young man, and the story of Varekai begins. Parachuted into the shadows of a magical forest, a kaleidoscopic world imbued with fantastical creatures, a young man takes flight in an adventure both absurd and extraordinary. On this […]
Gregory Hancock Dance Theatre GHDT closes its 2013-2014 season with the iconic Joan of Arc. In this haunting piece created for the women of GHDT, the dancers portray Joan of Arc as The Maid, The Warrior, and The Saint, as well as voices, soldiers, comforters, and accusers. Poignant, athletic, and dramatic, this work will enrapture you. Along with Joan of Arc, the company will also present more works of faith and vision including The Sari, and an exciting world-premiere piece. […]
October 4 & 5, 2013 at 7:00 PM The Tarkington at The Center for the Performing Arts 3 Center Green Carmel, Indiana 46032 Tickets: 317-843-3800 or Online at: www.thecenterfortheperformingarts.org Pricing: $38.50 for Adults, $33.50 for Students and Seniors GHDT is pleased to announce the opening of its 2013-2014 Season with a twist to the “repertoire by request” concert. Last season, audience members selected the repertoire, and this season the repertoire for the program will be selected by the company’s lighting […]
Gregory Hancock Dance Theatre October 5 & 6, 2012 The Tarkington at The Center for the Performing Carmel, Indiana
Gregory Hancock Dance Theatre The Hunchback of Notre Dame June 29 & 30, 2012 The Tarkington at The Center for the Performing Arts A timeless tale of love and jealousy, Gregory Hancock Dance Theatre’s “The Hunchback of Notre Dame” celebrates Victor Hugo’s dark tale with contemporary flair. Traditional choral song sits amid contemporary French and English music for a rich blended score that punctuates the mixing of contemporary costuming with timeless peasant wraps. An every-changing cast reminiscent of the ancient […]
Indianapolis, Indiana Bankers Life Fieldhouse June 27, 2012 Young Zoé is bored; her parents, distant and apathetic, ignore her. Her life has lost all meaning. Seeking to fill the void of her existence, she slides into an imaginary world – the world of Quidam – where she meets characters who encourage her to free her soul. Quidam: a nameless passer-by, a solitary figure lingering on a street corner, a person rushing past and swallowed by the crowd. It could be […]
April 6 & 7, 2012 at 8:00 PM The Tarkington at The Center for the Performing Arts Carmel, Indiana 46032 “SUPERHERO: the story of a man called Jesus” is truly one of Gregory Hancock Dance Theatre’s masterpieces. This critically acclaimed, full-length modern ballet follows the last week of the life of Jesus as told through the perspective of Jesus and the women surrounding him, and his complicated relationship with Judas Iscariot. Set in “anytime” and “everyplace”, this beautiful work portrays […]
Gregory Hancock Dance Theatre August 12 & 13, 2011 HAPPILY EVER AFTER features the long-awaited return of HANSEL AND GRETEL and the World Premiere of PINOCCHIO. Fairytales really do come true.