Cocktails, Concerts & Conversations with Chautauqua Dance featuring: Alumni Stars Angelica Generosa & Pete Leo Walker
Hosted by Sasha Janes, Chautauqua Dance Artistic Advisor, this program will feature Alumni Stars Angelica Generosa and Pete Leo Walker in performance and conversation followed by an audience Q & A. Currently a soloist with Pacific Northwest Ballet (PNB), Ms. Generosa and PNB soloist Dylan Wald will be performing a work by Jerome Robbins. Pete Leo Walker (CHQ Dance Alumni 2009-2010) is a currently with Aspen Santa Fe Ballet and will be performing a work by Dwight Rhoden of Complexions Contemporary Ballet with dancer Kelly Sneddon. Cocktails, Concerts & Conversations is the CHQ Assembly performing arts series intended to connect people through music, theater and dance. Mondays will feature Opera artists and be hosted by Chautauqua Opera Company General and Artistic Director Steven Osgood; Tuesdays will feature Chautauqua Dance and be hosted by Artistic Advisor Sasha Janes; Wednesdays will feature Theater artists and be hosted by Chautauqua Theater Company Artistic Director Andrew Borba; Thursdays will feature soloists in recital and be hosted by Chautauqua Symphony Orchestra Music Director Rossen Milanov, and Fridays will feature popular entertainment artists and be hosted by Vice President of Performing and Visual Arts Deborah Sunya Moore. We hope this panoply of performances will lift your spirits and invite you to bring those spirits (ones that fill both your heart and your glass) to join us at 5:00 p.m. on most weekdays through the summer. Be it with cocktail or mocktail, come for conversation. Every artist on this series is eager to welcome you into the conversation — see you there!