Lenny B: An Evening of Leonard Bernstein
February 24, 7:30pm / February 25, 5pm
Great classical music fills the air during Lenny B: An evening of Leonard Bernstein. A mixed evening bill of dances performed to Bernstein-composed or conducted scores, including: Rhapsody in Blue, Fancy Free and West Side Story. Premiering "Tickling The Ivories", "Two Dames Named Mary" and "Symphonic Dances of '57'".
$30 General Admission
Atlas Performing Arts Center
1334 H Street NE
Washington, DC 20002
Tickling the Ivories
"Tickling The Ivories" an African-American experience adapted from historic U-Street DC history, performed to Bernstein's conducted Rhapsody in Blue.
Two Dames Named Mary
"Two Dames Named Mary" a fun one-act story ballet about two young women aiming for stardom and their journey with love — performed to Bernstein's Fancy Free.
Symphonic Dances of "57"
"Symphonic Dances of '57'" is a musical-medley celebration of Bernstein's West Side Story expressed through contemporary ballet.