A Cabaret evening featuring Larry Keigwin + Nicole Wolcott in “Places Please!"
Date/TimeTuesday, April 25 at 6:00pm - 8:00pm
LocationLobero Theatre Stage
Witness the anxiety and playfulness of life before the curtain rises in “Places Please!” the zany new collaboration with Larry Keigwin and Nicole Wolcott of KEIGWIN + COMPANY. “Places Please!” is a wild trip backstage with two of New York’s hottest choreographers. Enjoy the performance from onstage cabaret seating. Drinks & hors d’eouvres included in ticket price.
“It is hard to imagine other performers who could so subtly communicate the edgy blend of humor and sadness in this romp.” – Jennifer Dunning, The New York Times
Larry Keigwin is a native New Yorker and choreographer who has danced his way from the Metropolitan Opera to downtown clubs to Broadway and back. He founded KEIGWIN + COMPANY in 2003, and as artistic director, he has led the company as it has performed at theaters and dance festivals around the world.
Nicole Wolcott is a choreographer, teacher, and performer based in Brooklyn, NY. Called “one of today’s finest dance comedians and a knockout dancer,” by the New York Times, Wolcott has enjoyed a long career with dance companies, rock bands, and video artists around the country and been the subject of a feature article in Dance Teacher magazine.
This evening benefits Santa Barbara DANCEworks, an innovative collaboration between SUMMERDANCE Santa Barbara and the Lobero Theatre Foundation designed to offer notable contemporary choreographers a month-long residency in which to create, rehearse and premiere a new work on the Lobero stage. This partnership puts Santa Barbara on the map as a community that supports the creation of new choreography in a significant way. DANCEworks has gained broad recognition within the world of contemporary dance and has already contributed significantly to the careers of Aszure Barton, Doug Elkins, Brian Brooks, Larry Keigwin, Mark Dendy, Adam Barruch, and now, Shannon Gillen. Learn more at SBDANCEworks.com.