Contemporary ballet

The Darien Arts Center hosts ‘Unveiled’ on November 8 by the East Coast Contemporary Ballet

The Darien Arts Center hosts, Unveileda special inaugural performance by East Coast Contemporary Ballet on November 8.

The evening of contemporary dance and live music features entirely original works and six world premieres produced by the avant-garde non-profit.

— an announcement of Darien Art Center

Dance performances will encompass classical ballet, modern jazz, contemporary jazz and ballroom styles, and around 30 dancers will perform in the 60-minute show.

The show’s performances range from the tale of a historical icon to musings on relationships, and from a salon-style escapade to a ritual gathering, portraying diversity in both dance and music.

Audience members are encouraged to stay for refreshments and a “meet and greet” with the dancers after the presentation.

About Contemporary East Coast Ballet

With its roots firmly in the community and its dedication to the art of creation and collaboration, East Coast Contemporary Ballet presents ballets that push the physical and artistic boundaries of contemporary dance, seeking to reach a diverse audience. through works that viewers can identify with.

The ECCB strives to fill a void as a continuously active and innovative contemporary ballet company. Based in Connecticut but serving the entire East Coast, it has a broader reach than its founders or artists, designed to be a vehicle through which art will be generated, cultivated and shared.

If you go…

  • The performance takes place at 7:30 p.m., Friday, November 8 at DAC Weatherstone Studio.
  • Tickets are $35 and are available at DAC website or by emailing [email protected]
  • The DAC is located at 2 Renshaw Road, behind City Hall.
  • For questions, call (203) 655-8683.