Direct from Kyiv, Ukraine, this spectacular company of dancers and musicians explode across the stage! The color, beauty and folk tradition of the Ukraine are trademarks of this 85-member ensemble, which celebrates the spirit of a culture through dance. By combining brilliant ballet techniques with traditional Ukrainian folk dance, founder Pavlo Virsky created a company that gained worldwide acclaim for its technically superb and innovative choreography. Now under the direction of Artistic Director Myroslav Vantukh, this dance troupe has charmed audiences all over the world with its diverse programs that embrace the charm and tradition of Ukrainian folk dance. The New York Times calls the Virsky Ukrainian National Dance Company “Astonishing."
Tickets are $45; $35, $25; Students 18 and under - $18 and can be ordered through the Marin Center Box Office at 415-499-6800 or on-line at www.marincenter.org.
Official Website: http://www.marincenter.org
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