Yuri Possokhov in Conversation with Ashley C. Wheater and Glen Carman

October 7, 2011

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This fall explore the world of music and dance by joining our intimate roundtable conversations with celebrated musicians, choreographers, scholars, and critics. Gain a deeper understanding of the themes and production of pivotal performances before they premiere in Chicago.

This event features Russian choreographer Yuri Possokhov, who presents a special preview of his fresh interpretation of the enduring Cervantes classic, Don Quixote. Along with Joffrey Artistic Director, Ashley C. Wheater, and dance critic Hedy Weiss, Mr. Possokhov discusses the universal themes of Don Quixote and his unique approach to the choreography of the ballet. The roundtable is moderated by Cervantes scholar and DePaul University professor Glen Carman.

Recorded Thursday, October 6, 2011 at the Instituto Cervantes.