March 21, 2019 - March 24, 2019
Recurring daily
Houston Ballet - Wortham Theater | 601 Prairie | Houston, TX 77002
Contact: Jennifer Sommers, Director, Education and Community Engagement
Phone: (713) 535-3207
Times: 7:30 PM
Admission: Starting at $25
Area of Town: Downtown

Houston Ballet is committed to bringing new work to the Houston community. This program will feature a world premiere by young, dynamic choreographer Justin Peck, and two Houston Ballet premieres, Come In by Aszure Barton and Dream Time by Jiri Kylian. Peck is creating his work on Houston Ballet dancers, with Karina Gonzalez, Principal as a lead. Her athleticism and grace inspire his new ballet. Karina Gonzalez was born in Caracas Venezuela, and received her training at the Gustavo Franklin ballet school in her hometown. She joined Houston Ballet in 2010 and was promoted to principal dancer in 2013.Part of Latino Art Now! and the Spring of Latino Art.