Ice-Semble Chicago continues its tradition of bringing the arts on the ice by presenting its spring repertory 7:30 p.m. on Thursday May 2, 2013. The company will present its program at Winnetka Ice Arena at 490 Hibbard Rd. Tickets can be purchased by visiting the Ice-Semble web site: http://www.ice-semble.com or at the door. General Admission is $15.00 for adults and $12 for children 5-12 years old.
Ice-Semble, led by Artistic Director Liz Mc Shane Beberdick, continues its collaborations with American Ice Theatre founder Jodi Porter. Several new choreographers will produce works for the 2013 season featuring pieces such as “Swimming” by Eve Chalom, “Into the Night” by Garrett Kling, “Leaving Again” by Ellen Mills and returning favorite choreographers including Porter debuting “Once Again?”
Chalom, former Ice Theatre of New York company member, joins for the first time this season debuting her contemporary Philip Glass trio piece “Swimming.” Kling, a 2012 Young Artists Showcase finalist, will present a jazz-infused large ensemble piece entitled “Into the Night.” Mill’s piece called “Leaving Again” is a work in two movements set to the music of Kurt Elling. Porter will debut a percussive contemporary piece called “Once Again?” featuring Chalom, Kling, Katherine Hill and Sean Marshinski.
The 2013 Ice-Semble ensemble includes: Hamidah Ahmad, Jill Aybar, Madeline Aybar, Eve Chalom, Agata Czyzewski, Ola Czyzewski, Megan Eurenius, Meah Helfand, Katherine Hill, Garrett Kling, Sean Marshinski, Liz McShane-Beberdick, Tracie Miller, Ellen Mills, Katrina Nelken, and Jodi Porter.
The performance is sponsored in part by Allegro Dance and sanctioned by the United States Figure Skating Association.
WHO: Ice-Semble Chicago presents
WHAT: Spring gala
WHEN: Thursday, May 2nd at 7:30pm
WHERE: Winnetka Ice Arena, 490 Hibbard Rd in Winnetka, Illinois
WHY: A chance to see Chicago’s premiere ‘art on ice’ company presenting an evening of ensemble skating at its best.
TICKETS: $12 TO $15
Buy online for advance ticketing discount or at the door.
HOW TO BUY: http://www.ice-semble.com