APPROACHING ALI- Washington National Opera’s new work about America’s great prizefighter Mohammed Ali.
Sunday, June 9 at 2 p.m. at the Kennedy Center Terrace Theatre
In this premiere performance of Approaching Ali, this hour-long opera tells the story of a reporter’s transformative meeting with the boxing legend Muhammad Ali. Approaching Ali features Domingo-Cafritz Young Artist Soloman Howard (Joe in Show Boat) [...]
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Check out Susan’s review in the Washington Post of the Christopher K. Morgan & Artists performance at the Dance Place
Check out Susan Galbraith’s review of Mirenka Cechová returning to Washington for three performances only at the Atlas Performing Arts Center.
Tuesday September 24th and Wednesday September 25th 8pm at the Atlas Performing Arts Center.
The Alliance joins with Miřenka Čechová and the Czech Embassy to participate in the Czech Republic’s Mutual Inspirations Festival. The collaboration will co-produce two of Václav Havel’s one-act plays, The Unveiling and Audience, presented as a double bill, and will be augmented by [...]
Thursday September 19th – Sunday September 21st, 8pm at the Atlas Performing Arts Center
A dance-theatre journey, featuring composer Michael Bowie and his ensemble Siné Qua Non, in which worlds of sound – jazz, classical, and world music — join with Shawn Short and his Dissonance Company to take audiences on a journey starting in [...]
Urban Arias pens itself as “low maintenance opera.” Don’t be fooled, however. Robert Wood, Artistic and Music Director, is very serious about delivering the highest level of musicality as well as demonstrating his commitment to edgy stories that speak to audiences today.
This Sunday, April 21 at 2 p.m., Alliance for New Music-Theatre supports this [...]
Lady Swings the Blues
Ladies Swing the Blues at MetroStage is a glimpse into the story of American jazz and some of the people who made it great. Written by the creative team, composer William Knowles and Thomas W. Jones II, it takes as its premise a gathering of female artists who knew and [...]
Alliance for New Music-Theatre has served as a Community Partner for Miřenka Čechová, a world-class movement theatre performer and choreographer starting with a workshop-in-residence in 2011 and more recently when Cechova brought her latest solo work to DC, S/He is Nancy Joe, a piece about gender identity and transformation in November 2012 at the Mead [...]
About Miřenka Čechová
Miřenka Čechová is an actor, performer, choreographer and director from the Czech Republic. Ms. Čechová is one of the leading proponents of physical theatre in Europe and the creator of a special genre called physical mime. She is co-founder of the Spitfire Theatre Company (physical theatre) and Tantehorse Company (physical mime and [...]