February 21, 2012
Matthew J. Lee/Globe staff
Dancers performed in "Back to Bach," one of the three works featured in José Mateo Ballet Theatre’s “Classical Lovers."
“Classical Lovers” at the Sanctuary Theatre showcases three of choreographer Jose Mateo's explorations of love.
Madeleine Bonn, right, and Jacob Louis Hoover performed "Schubert Adagio."
Bonn and Hoover performed to the music of Schubert's String Quartet in C.
"Courtly Lovers" is one of Mateo's most traditionally classical works.
Elisabeth Scherer and Spencer Doru Keith portrayed the central couple in “Courtly Lovers."
Newcomer Spencer Doru Keith gave a charming, animated performance.