Complexions Contemporary Ballet

Critic's Pick Release Date: 2011-02-23

Founded in 1994 by Dwight Rhoden and Desmond Richardson (both former members of Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater), Complexions Contemporary Ballet is considered America’s first fully multicultural ballet company. Known for a groundbreaking mixture of methods and styles that challenges nearly every preconceived notion about ballet (including costuming, which ranges from conceptual androgyny to barely there), Complexions’ primary focus is removing boundaries to create an “open, continually evolving form of dance that reflects the movement of our world.” $31, 8pm, Jo Long Theatre, Carver Community Cultural Center, 226 N Hackberry, (210) 207-7211, thecarver.org, complexionsdance.org.

KEEP SA CURRENT!

Since 1986, the SA Current has served as the free, independent voice of San Antonio, and we want to keep it that way.

Becoming an SA Current Supporter for as little as $5 a month allows us to continue offering readers access to our coverage of local news, food, nightlife, events, and culture with no paywalls.

Join today to keep San Antonio Current.

Scroll to read more San Antonio News articles

Join SA Current Newsletters

Subscribe now to get the latest news delivered right to your inbox.