Theater & art

Critic’s picks: Dance

KATE WEARE COMPANY This Brooklyn, N.Y.-based company had to postpone its Boston debut last year due to dancer injury, so we’ll keep our fingers crossed this time. Her company brings her acclaimed “Garden” and excerpts from the new, erotic “Dark Lark.”
Feb. 28-March 1. $40. World Music/CRASHarts, Institute of Contemporary Art. 617-478-3103, www.worldmusic.org

TAO DANCE THEATER The Celebrity Series presents the Boston debut of this modern dance troupe from Beijing. Founded in 2008, the troupe’s experimental bent in collaborations with Chinese music, film, and visual-arts trailblazers makes it a radical exponent of the country’s young contemporary dance scene. Feb. 27-28. $60-$75. Citi Shubert Theatre. 617-482-6661, www.celebrityseries.org

Advertisement

CLOSE TO CHUCK This could be one of Boston Ballet’s most compelling programs of the year, reprising Jiri Kylián’s provocative “Bella Figura” on a slate with two premieres — the company premiere of resident choreographer Jorma Elo’s “C. to C.” (“Close to Chuck”), with sets by artist Chuck Close, and the world premiere of “Resonance” by José Martinez, artistic director of Spain’s National Ballet. Feb. 20-March 2. $29-$137. Boston Opera House. 617-695-6955, www.bostonballet.org

JOSÉ MATEO BALLET THEATRE “Unbridled” pulls together three of the choreographer’s most popular ballets exploring themes of courtship and passion, starting with Mateo’s exquisite “Schubert Adagio,” set to the composer’s Quintet in C. The program also features “Still Waters,” set to “Sirènes,” from Debussy’s Nocturnes, and “Mozart Concerto.” Feb. 14-March 2. $40. Sanctuary Theatre, Cambridge. 617-354-7467, www.ballettheatre.org

Karen Campbell can be reached at karencampbell4@rcn.com.
Loading comments...
You're reading  1 of 5 free articles.
Get UNLIMITED access for only 99¢ per week Subscribe Now >
You're reading1 of 5 free articles.Keep scrolling to see more articles recomended for you Subscribe now
We hope you've enjoyed your 5 free articles.
Continue reading by subscribing to Globe.com for just 99¢.
 Already a member? Log in Home
Subscriber Log In

We hope you've enjoyed your 5 free articles'

Stay informed with unlimited access to Boston’s trusted news source.

  • High-quality journalism from the region’s largest newsroom
  • Convenient access across all of your devices
  • Today’s Headlines daily newsletter
  • Subscriber-only access to exclusive offers, events, contests, eBooks, and more
  • Less than 25¢ a week
Marketing image of BostonGlobe.com
Marketing image of BostonGlobe.com
Already a subscriber?
Your city. Your stories. Your Globe.
Yours FREE for two weeks.
Enjoy free unlimited access to Globe.com for the next two weeks.
Limited time only - No credit card required!
BostonGlobe.com complimentary digital access has been provided to you, without a subscription, for free starting today and ending in 14 days. After the free trial period, your free BostonGlobe.com digital access will stop immediately unless you sign up for BostonGlobe.com digital subscription. Current print and digital subscribers are not eligible for the free trial.
Thanks & Welcome to Globe.com
You now have unlimited access for the next two weeks.
BostonGlobe.com complimentary digital access has been provided to you, without a subscription, for free starting today and ending in 14 days. After the free trial period, your free BostonGlobe.com digital access will stop immediately unless you sign up for BostonGlobe.com digital subscription. Current print and digital subscribers are not eligible for the free trial.