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Season highlights include:
- Mikhail Baryshnikov opens the 2009-2010 Second Season with two U.S. premieres of dances by
Alexei Ratmanskyand Benjamin Millepied. Joined by prima ballerina Ana Laguna. Placido Domingomakes his Broad Stage conducting debut with the LA Opera Orchestra in a program of Zarzuela, all performed in Spanish.
- KCRW Presents Shakespeare's Globe Theatre Company, direct from
London- 12 performances. Savion Glover TonyAward winner for the extraordinary Bring in da Noise, Bring in da Funk will perform the West Coast Premiere of Bare Soundz.
- Part of Gustavo Dudamel's Americas LA Phil Festival, Schola Cantorum de
Venezuelaperforms a three-part a capella program including sacred and secular music and popular music of South America, Venezuelan madrigals, and choral songs. Basil Twistmakes his Broad Stage debut performing his puppet version of Petrushka.
Juan Diego Florez, makes his Los Angelesrecital debut.
- Jazz at the Broad Features Lee Ritenour,
Rachael Priceand Ludovico Einaudi
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