DTLA LIFE MAG #32 | SPRING 2017 - Page 46

This vibrant adaptation by Scottish Ballet of the classic Tennessee Williams tale, A Streetcar Named Desire, brings the heat and music of New Orleans straight to The Music Center. The definitive Pulitzer Prize-winning drama is transformed into a powerful and emotional bal- let that not only excites, but further enhances the story’s suspenseful take on lust, desire and betrayal that can only be conveyed by the honesty of dance. In collabo- ration with director Nancy Meckler and choreographer Annabelle Lopez Ochoa, the production explores the boundaries of narrative ballet through a range of dance styles. Accompanied by a specially commissioned jazz-inspired score by Peter Salem that a 66VGVFW2FP6V7VƗGbFRF6W'266GF6&WN( 27G&VWF6 VBFW6&R2RbֶBFRW&66762D$D4DU dĔ44ED4$UC5E$TUD4"TBDU4$P3Rw&BfP2vVW24 #2s"swwrW666VFW"&pF26W'FW7BFRW626VFW