ALONZO KING LINES BALLET WITH ZAKIR HUSSAIN at The Institute of Contemporary Art/Boston

Friday, April 20, 8:00 pm
Saturday, April 21, 8:00 pm
Sunday, April 22, 3:00 pm
25 Harbor Shore Drive, Boston
$58 Reserved seating, $54 World Music/CRASHarts members

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Visionary choreographer Alonzo King actively develops bold original works with other artists from diverse disciplines and cultures. World Music/CRASHarts has commissioned Alonzo King LINES Ballet’s new collaboration with tabla virtuoso Zakir Hussain, who has composed music especially for this project and will perform the East Coast premiere on stage, with Sabir Khan playing sarangi.

Free preperformance talks with Boston Dance Alliance Executive Director Debra Cash 30 minutes prior to curtain in the ICA café.
Free postperformance Q&A with the artists Friday, April 20.

Free postperformance discussion on the creative process led by Meredith Webster, Ballet Master/Rehearsal Director of Alonzo King LINES Ballet, and John Michael Schert, former dancer with Alonzo King LINES Ballet and American Ballet Theatre.
Sunday, April 22. RSVP REQUIRED. To RSVP please email

You might also like Crosscurrents featuring Zakir Hussain and Dave Holland: showcasing the improvisation shared between jazz and Indian classical music.

This new commission of the Alonzo King LINES Ballet with Zakir Hussain was made possible, in part, through a generous grant from the Barr and Klarman Family Foundations’ Artistic Risk Fund Initiative.
This project is supported in part by an award from the National Endowment for the Arts.

Alonzo King LINES Ballet performs live in Boston 4/20–4/22