Pennsylvania Ballet: Carrying Tradition Forward

May 5, 2014

Pennsylvania Ballet, this week, performs the penultimate program of its 50th-anniversary year. As WRTI’s Susan Lewis reports, the season reflects a philosophy that encourages innovation while building on tradition and the specific talents of the company.

Pennsylvania Ballet performs a program called Director's Choice - Thursday, May 8th through Sunday afternoon, May 11th at the Academy of Music.  It features The Accidental, which is a world premiere by choreographer Trey McIntyre, as well as Christopher Wheeldon’s After the Rain, and Robert Weiss’ ballet Greig: Piano Concerto.