Choreographer Justin Peck’s minimalistic “In Creases” started off this weekend’s Joffrey Ballet performance at Zellerbach Hall with a piano work by Philip Glass, “Four Movements For Two Pianos.”
The much applauded, and much deserving, Joe Goode picked four excerpts from his favorite pieces to capsulize 30 creative years—not an easy feat. The pieces ranged from 1991-2011 and feature the solid dancing of longtime company members: Liz Burritt, Felipe Barrueto-Cabello, Marit Brook-Kothlow, Melecio Estrella, Molly Katzman, Andrew Ward, Patricia West, and more recently, James …
Cal Performances, at UC Berkeley, just celebrated minimalist composer John Adams’ 70th birthday. It did so with a revival of “Available Light”.