10 Mar - 12 Mar 2022

Venus Rising

$25.59 - $115

Kiri Te Kanawa Theatre, Aotea Centre

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Three extraordinary works, by inspiring and internationally renowned choreographers.

This powerful program includes two New Zealand premiers:  Waterbaby Bagatelles by global dance legend Twyla Tharp and Aurum, an award-winning work by Royal New Zealand Ballet alumna Alice Topp. 

Presented alongside Autumn Ball, a tender new commission from one of New Zealand’s foremost choreographers, Sarah Foster-Sproull.   

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Warm Up, Curtain Up - Friday 11 March, 6:20pm

Watch the RNZB dancers participate in class on stage as they prepare for the evening performance.
Free admission; meet in the theatre foyer 10 minutes before the event starts. Late comers may not be admitted.
More info here.

Pre-Performance Talk - Saturday 12 March, 6:30pm

Free and no booking required; just come along early on the night. More info here.

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