Joffrey Ballet brings "The Rite of Spring" back to Music Center

Jan 31, 2013 Full story: LA Daily News

A little more than 25 years ago, the Joffrey Ballet first presented its historic reconstruction of "The Rite of Spring" . The audience at the Dorothy Chandler Pavilion did not riot as the Parisians had in 1913 when they first saw Vaslav Nijinsky's shocking choreography set to Igor Stravinsky's groundbreaking score.

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Freddie99

Sonoma, CA

#1 Feb 2, 2013
this was choretograped by my uncle jon e. he has showed us pictures and swore us to secrecy but everyone knows it is true and his followers at the studio in LA know it too and will get up and holler his name when the show starts to honor him they say. when he was dance captan at the musical in new york he met them and they saw he was greatest and then he showed them how to make this show.
L'il Fred

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