AfteRite

AfteRite
2018

Company
American Ballet Theatre

Choreography
Wayne McGregor

Music
Igor Stravinsky

Set and Costume Design
Vicki Mortimer

Lighting Design
Lucy Carter

Film Design
Ravi Deepres

Originally danced by
Misty Copeland, Herman Cornejo, Alessandra Ferri, Blaine Hoven, Gabe Shayer, Jenny Tattersall, Devon Teuscher, Emily Wong

Premiere date and venue
21 May 2018, Metropolitan Opera House, New York City, USA

“McGREGOR’s DRAMA IS INGENIOUS AND OFTEN SUSPENSEFUL“ 

The New York Times

Wayne McGregor choreographs his first ballet for American Ballet Theatre, his entirely new take on The Rite of Spring.

To Igor Stravinsky's iconic score, McGregor creates a new work, AfteRite on the American Ballet Theatre company, with long-time artistic collaborators Lucy Carter (Autobiography, Woolf Works, Chroma), Vicki Mortimer (Genus, Qualia, Yantra) and Ravi Deepres (Atomos, Atomos filmEntity).


Commissioned by American Ballet Theatre.

Images: Marty Sohl, courtesy of American Ballet Theatre