From the ashes, beauty rises...
Choreographed by Zach Ingram, Artistic Direction by Zach Ingram & Laura Pearson, Rehearsal Assistant Mai Uesaka
ARISE is produced by Ballet Dallas and 6 o’Clock Dance Theatre with lighting design by Christopher Ham. Music by
Special thanks to Plano Dance Arts, SMU Division of Dance, Interstate, Rusty Hann, Jordan Chlapecka and Sophi Marass.
“I am not from this world, but I was born in it. Thrust into the dark.”
“To navigate the complexities of any system or society we face many challenges, one of which is to join in its structure.”
“And in that moment there was flash of flooding light. So bright our eyes couldn’t blink.”
The Phoenix is played by Kaley Jensen (Friday/Sunday) and Stephanie Godsave. Corps dancers include Lacy Brent • Ema Borras • Camille Bourgeois • Layla Brent-Tompkins • Sarah Cat-Hendricks, Stephanie Godsave • Whitney Hart • Kaley Jensen • J. Alexander Langley • Shannon Lines • Heather McKay • Marielle McGregor • Mai Uesaka • Lea Zablocki •