Under the direction of former Washington Ballet and Suzanne Farrell Ballet dancer Runqiao Du, ADI’s resident dance company features classical and contemporary ballet works performed by professional dancers working in the Washington DC Metro area. Performances have featured new works choreographed by Du as well as excerpts from classical ballets such as Swan Lake, Giselle and Le Corsaire.
June 13 – 14, 2014 at 8:00pm
Ballet ADI Director, Runqiao Du, creates a new ballet set to sections of Carl Orff’s iconic masterpiece, Carmina Burana. Inspired by the majestic music, text, and context in which Orff composed the music, Du interprets the complex score and themes using neoclassical ballet language.
Ballet ADI is the resident company of American Dance Institute under the Artistic Direction of Runqiao Du.