Peter London Dance Company presented “Choreographer Showcase: Rhythmic Atlantic” on Friday, December 29, at Adrienne Arsht Center’s Carnival Studio. Over 30 FANS and guests attended and sat together in a special section.
“Rhythmic Atlantic” is a celebration of the achievement and innovation of music and dance in the New World, with a strong influence of West African and European traditions. It is comprised of new choreography by Alvin Ailey star and Miami native, Jamar Roberts; Ballet Hispanico’s Melissa Fernandez, a Miami native; Justin Rapaport, dancer with Ballet BC, Vancouver, Canada; and Gentry Isaiah George, former Ailey II dancer and founding artistic director of Zest Collective.
Dinner preceded the show at Books & Books at the Adrienne Arsht Center Carnival Tower. Host of this innovative dance event was Dale Moses.