Mélange 2019 features the professional dancers of CT Theater Dance Company. Audiences will be moved and motivated by nine new works, including the specially commissioned "PAWS for Dance,” raising awareness about animal cruelty, adoptions and the need to care for pets. Mélange 2019 opens with “Shades,” the newest piece in the CTD repertoire attaching deep emotion to the shades of people in black, grey and white. Other works explores the tranquil feelings of waves, chaotic and monotonous corporate work, a sensual tango and a heart pounding finale that embraces differences.
This season principal Company dancers collaborated on extraordinary choreography in a variety of genres including contemporary, pointe, jazz, and lyrical. The Company is dedicated to making dance understandable and enjoyable for a range of audiences. Take a deep breathe, watch and feel …
Preshow: Le Theatre Cabaret is a fabulous show keeping audiences engaged with contemporary choreography and great music. The Pre-Show features award-winning dances from CTD’s competition TEAM and lyrical, tap, jazz, Broadway, acro, improvisation, and hip-hop by CTD Academy dancers.
Our principal and apprentice dancers for an inspiring first day of class and repertoire.
Before he became the toymaker, Drosselmeyer from the holiday classic The Nutcracker, was a young boy with dreams. Audiences will travel through his childhood memories to discover his creativity and see what inspired him to create magical toys and the beloved Nutcracker.