A WORLD PREMIER EVENT FOR COLUMBIA BALLET
EMANUEL: LOVE IS THE ANSWER
A FULL-LENGTH MULTIMEDIA BALLET
Emanuel is a spiritual ballet of transcendence, hope, harmony, love and forgiveness to create unity and peace. This multi-media performance will unite us as we embrace our differences and celebrate the indomitable human spirit. Bringing the messages of healing and racial harmony which came out of the senseless tragedy at the Emanuel, AME Church in Charleston, South Carolina.
The performance is directed and choreographed by Artistic Director William Starrett, who also brought us the ballet Off The Wall and Onto the Stage: Dancing The Art of Jonathan Green.
The spectacular Emanuel: Love is the Answer ballet will include healing messages from political, religious and spiritual leaders of the past and present including President Barack Obama, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., Maya Angelou and Mother Teresa to name a few. Musical segments include Ave Maria, Make Me a Channel of Your Peace, The Lord’s Prayer, Hero, Rise Up, Imagine, Love in Any Language, The Greatest Love of All, Hallelujah and Be Thankful, along with many other sacred and inspirational songs and arrangements. Don’t miss this once in a lifetime performance of peace, love and harmony.
This performance is available for tour to a theater near you! Please contact Columbia City Ballet’s tour manager Jason Cobb, at 803-799-7605 or via email at email@example.com