Requiem: Fire in the Air of the Earth

Stanford Memorial Auditorium 551 Serra Mall, Stanford, CA, United States

Led by the extraordinary choreographer and MacArthur genius Kyle Abraham, A.I.M and music pioneer Jlin have come together to create a new work through a reimagining of Mozart’s Requiem in d minor. Abraham and Jlin explore the central theme of one of the most canonical works of white Western classical music, death and the myths of […]

$15 – $68

Memphis Jookin’: The Show…

Bing Concert Hall 327 Lasuen Street, Stanford, CA, United States

In this new production, renowned dance artist Lil Buck conceives, choreographs, and performs an ode to his hometown of Memphis, Tennessee, the birthplace of the singular dance style known as Memphis Jookin’. The 90-minute show chronicles the emergence of the art form, from local street dance to international phenomenon. Eight dancers and a DJ perform […]

$32

Dimitris Papaioannou: Transverse Orientation

Stanford Memorial Auditorium 551 Serra Mall, Stanford, CA, United States

Stanford Live has joined an international consortium to commission the latest creation by groundbreaking Greek director, choreographer, and visual artist Dimitris Papaioannou, whose work ranges from experimental theater to the opening and closing ceremonies for the 2004 Olympic Games in Athens. A true master of visual spectacle, his epic, evening-length works combine movement, music, and elaborate […]

$32

Dimitris Papaioannou: Transverse Orientation

Stanford Memorial Auditorium 551 Serra Mall, Stanford, CA, United States

Stanford Live has joined an international consortium to commission the latest creation by groundbreaking Greek director, choreographer, and visual artist Dimitris Papaioannou, whose work ranges from experimental theater to the opening and closing ceremonies for the 2004 Olympic Games in Athens. A true master of visual spectacle, his epic, evening-length works combine movement, music, and elaborate […]

$32

Event Series Circa: Leviathan

Circa: Leviathan

Stanford Memorial Auditorium 551 Serra Mall, Stanford, CA, United States

Landing somewhere between circus and contemporary dance, this world-acclaimed performance company from Australia brings their latest production to Memorial Auditorium in a celebration of the expressive possibilities of the human body at its extremes. Leviathan is a powerful and authentic encounter between Circa’s renowned ensemble and community artists that showcases the company’s bold new vision […]

$32

Event Series Circa: Leviathan

Circa: Leviathan

Stanford Memorial Auditorium 551 Serra Mall, Stanford, CA, United States

Landing somewhere between circus and contemporary dance, this world-acclaimed performance company from Australia brings their latest production to Memorial Auditorium in a celebration of the expressive possibilities of the human body at its extremes. Leviathan is a powerful and authentic encounter between Circa’s renowned ensemble and community artists that showcases the company’s bold new vision […]

$32

Cloud Gate Dance Theatre of Taiwan: 13 Tongues

Stanford Memorial Auditorium 551 Serra Mall, Stanford, CA, United States

One of Asia’s foremost contemporary dance companies, Cloud Gate was founded in 1973 by choreographer Lin Hwai-min. The company, named after the oldest known dance in China, combines martial arts, Qi Gong, modern dance, and classical ballet. In 13 Tongues, Cheng Tsung-lung transforms his childhood memories of the streets of Bangka into a fantastical, dreamlike world, […]

$32

Dimitris Papaioannou: Transverse Orientation

Stanford Memorial Auditorium 551 Serra Mall, Stanford, CA, United States

Stanford Live has joined an international consortium to commission the latest creation by groundbreaking Greek director, choreographer, and visual artist Dimitris Papaioannou, whose work ranges from experimental theater to the opening and closing ceremonies for the 2004 Olympic Games in Athens. A true master of visual spectacle, his epic, evening-length works combine movement, music, and elaborate […]

$32

Dimitris Papaioannou: Transverse Orientation

Stanford Memorial Auditorium 551 Serra Mall, Stanford, CA, United States

Stanford Live has joined an international consortium to commission the latest creation by groundbreaking Greek director, choreographer, and visual artist Dimitris Papaioannou, whose work ranges from experimental theater to the opening and closing ceremonies for the 2004 Olympic Games in Athens. A true master of visual spectacle, his epic, evening-length works combine movement, music, and elaborate […]

$32

Gregory Maqoma: Broken Chord

Bing Concert Hall 327 Lasuen Street, Stanford, CA, United States

South African choreographer Gregory Maqoma is a curatorial visionary who merges movement, theater, dance, visuals, and music with a sense of pulse and breath. Featuring four soloists and an onstage a cappella chorus, Maqoma’s new work tells the story of a South African–based chorus whose tour through North America and England in the late 19th […]

$32

SF Ballet and Stanford Live: Starry Nights

Frost Amphitheater 351 Lasuen St, Stanford, CA, United States

Two standout hits from SF Ballet’s next@90 festival and selections from recent SF Ballet Galas make their way to Frost Amphitheater. Violin Concerto Choreographer: Yuri Possokhov Composer: Igor Stravinsky Violin Concerto is steeped in classical vocabulary that shows off the steely technique and emotional breadth of our dancers, it captures the choreographer’s decidedly contemporary perspective. […]

$40

SF Ballet and Stanford Live: Starry Nights

Frost Amphitheater 351 Lasuen St, Stanford, CA, United States

Two standout hits from SF Ballet’s next@90 festival and selections from recent SF Ballet Galas make their way to Frost Amphitheater. Violin Concerto Choreographer: Yuri Possokhov Composer: Igor Stravinsky Violin Concerto is steeped in classical vocabulary that shows off the steely technique and emotional breadth of our dancers, it captures the choreographer’s decidedly contemporary perspective. […]

$40

Event Series Akram Khan: Jungle Book, Re-imagined

Akram Khan: Jungle Book, Re-imagined

Bing Concert Hall 327 Lasuen Street, Stanford, CA, United States

In a near-future world, a family is torn apart as they escape their homeland ravaged by the impact of climate change. Arriving alone in a deserted modern city, and with wild animals claiming the streets as their own, the child soon discovers unlikely allies in this strange new jungle. In Akram Khan’s new dance-theater production […]

$15 – $95
Event Series Akram Khan: Jungle Book, Re-imagined

Akram Khan: Jungle Book, Re-imagined

Bing Concert Hall 327 Lasuen Street, Stanford, CA, United States

In a near-future world, a family is torn apart as they escape their homeland ravaged by the impact of climate change. Arriving alone in a deserted modern city, and with wild animals claiming the streets as their own, the child soon discovers unlikely allies in this strange new jungle. In Akram Khan’s new dance-theater production […]

$15 – $95