Peridance Contemporary Dance Company will present “Afternoon in Spain,” a special matinee performance of Igal Perry’s El Amor Brujo, May 6 at 2:30pm at the Salvatore Capezio Theater, 126 East 13th Street, New York City.
The piece is performed to a score by Manuel De Falla, to be performed live by the PostClassical Ensemble conducted by Angel Gil-Ordonez and joined by flamenco singer Marija Temo. A discussion of flamenco and Spanish culture by flamenco scholar Brook Zern and novelist Antonio Munoz-Molina will follow the performance.
“Afternoon in Spain” is part of the New York season of Peridance Contemporary Dance Company, which also includes performances May 5 and 12 at 8:30pm and May 6 and 13 at 7:30pm. The evening programs will consist of El Amor Brujo and three world premieres by Perry (music by Henryk Gorecki) and guest choreographers Sidra Bell and Kristin Sudeikis.
Tickets for the matinee performance are $25 and $15. For reservations, call 212.505.0886 or visit www.peridance.com.