Koresh Dance Company Presents…

La Danse

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Home season performance

Koresh Dance Company’s Artistic Director Roni Koresh will present a world premiere of a new dance production inspired by Matisse’s famous painting “La Danse”. This production combines tender, joyful, passionate and humorous interpretation of Matisse’s three permutations of the painting starting with “Le bonheur de vivrefollowed by the two versions of “La Danse”; the work will be danced to an original musical composition by John Levis and poetry by Karl Mullen.


Thursday, April 25, 7:30pm

FridayApril 26, 8pm

Saturday, April 27, 8pm

*Sunday, April 28, 6-10pm

Koresh Kouture Gala event with a performance at 6:30pm


Thursday – Saturday // $10-$40 tickets

Sunday Koresh Kouture Gala // $75 General Admission



Koresh Kouture will take place on Sunday, April 28, 6-10pm at the Suzanne Roberts Theatre. The evening presents Koresh Dance Company’s world premiere performance of “La Danse” paired with an elegant reception. The reception will include hors d’oeuvres, and drinks courtesy of YARDS Brewing Company and Philadelphia Distilling. We are also pleased to be partnering with the Philadelphia Fashion Incubator and local fashion designers who will be dressing our dancers in today’s hottest fashions.

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Intimate Preview of “La Danse” @ IN THE STUDIO

Doors will open at 8:00pm.

Performance will begin at 8:30pm at our David Cooper Black Box Theater followed by a Q&A with the artists. Guest are invited to enjoy a post-performance reception will include wine, beer, food and music.

**limited tickets available**


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Koresh Dance Company is grateful to be celebrating our 28th season in Philadelphia. 

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We can not wait to celebrate the joy of "La Danse" with you our loyal patrons and friends.