Civic Ballet Presents Rodeo
Friday, April 19, 2019 at 7:00pm
Saturday, April 20, 2019 at 7:00pm
Join Civic Ballet for Drew Silvaggio’s contemporary retelling of Agnes De Mille’s celebrated ballet, Rodeo. Silvaggio’s Rodeo is a love story set against the backdrop of the trying times of the great American Dust Bowl. Rodeo focuses on “Cow Girl” and the “Head Wrangler” of Burnt Ranch. The former, explores the world of identity and roles she must fill to rope in what she ultimately wants. Rodeo: The Courting at Burnt Ranch is a contemporary dance multimedia event, with an updated orchestration that will have your feet tapping. Featuring music from; Aaron Copeland, Garth Brooks, Dolly Parton, Skeeter Davis and other good ole’ country favorites. Rodeo is suitable for all ages.