Alberta Ballet are set to take All of Us, primarily based on the music of the Tragically Hip, on tour for 5 weeks subsequent 12 months.
The corporate will introduce the ballet to new audiences throughout Canada, with them performing in Toronto, Hamilton, Edmonton, Calgary, and Vancouver. They’ll kick issues off on Could 25 in Hamilton earlier than ending the dates on June 17 in Calgary.
The much-loved present tells the story of “two warring clans who battle to inherit the earth to revamp its future anew.” It encompasses a dynamic soundtrack that includes 20 iconic songs from the Hip’s legendary 30-year anthology.
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Band member Rob Baker was an enormous fan when he noticed the present. He stated, in response to a press launch: “I noticed it twice and located it exhilarating. We’re thrilled that the Alberta Ballet is taking the present out nationally.”
Alberta Ballet creative director and choreographer Jean Grand-Maitre stated, “Past the Canadiana we often connect to the music of the Hip, there lies a complete different common knowledge which speaks, by way of its extraordinary simplicity, about humanity’s true interior potential.”
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All of Us is the newest addition to Grand-Maitre’s collection of portrait ballets, with earlier performances together with the work of okay.d. lang (Balletlujah), Sarah McLachlan (Fumbling In direction of Ecstasy), Joni Mitchell (Joni Mitchell’s The Fiddle and the Drum), Elton John (Love Lies Bleeding), and Gordon Lightfoot (Our Canada).
Tickets for All of Us will go on sale Wednesday, Dec. 19, at 10 a.m. For more information click on right here.