Kansas City Ballet Presents "Jekyll & Hyde"
Choreography: Val Caniparoli
Based on: The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde by Robert Louis Stevenson
Music by: Krzysztof Penderecki, Henryk Górecki, Wozjciech Kilar, Henryk Wieniawski, and Frédéric Chopin
Music compiled, edited and arranged by Ramona Pansegrau
Witness the psychological torment and self-destruction of Henry Jekyll, a morally upright and well-mannered doctor, as he struggles against the vile urges of his alter ego Edward Hyde in Victorian England. This North American premiere of Val Caniparoli’s newest ballet focuses on the eternal struggle of good versus evil as it plays out within one man.
Shortened blurb: The North American premiere of the classic Gothic suspense thriller.