Mauro Bigonzetti's Deep

Acclaimed Italian choreographer Mauro Bigonzetti returns to Ailey to create a world premiere set to the soulful music of Ibeyi, twin sisters who sing in English and Yoruba. Last at Ailey with 2008’s Festa Barocca, the newly appointed director of La Scalla Ballet is known for his seamless integration of classical and modern techniques, and has been praised for his fresh and inventive sensibility.

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The Wall Street Journal - Digging "Deep" For A World Premiere

Dancers with the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater rehearsed Wednesday for the company's Lincoln Center season, which opens next week. A highlight will be the debut of 'Deep' by Mauro Bigonzetti, director of the ballet company at Milan's La Scala opera house.