Events

Past Event

Reset (Relève: Histoire d’une création)

January 25, 2018
6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Buell Hall, 515 W. 116 St., New York, NY 10027 East Gallery
Thierry Demaizière and Alban Teurlai, 2015, 110 Min. Film in French, with English subtitles. In 2014 Benjamin Millepied, French Choregraph and danser, is named director of the National Opera de Paris, a crucial position in the French cultural landscape. His youth and innovative eye, his fame and notoriety are meant to bring a fresh renewal to this old institution. Through his creative choices and specific way of working with the young ballet dancers, he will revolutionize Classic Ballet dance codes. Reset tells the story of the creative process of Millepied’s new ballet, "Clear, Loud, Bright, Forward," a vivid journey full of energy. Film followed by moderated discussion in French.