Val Caniparoli’s “Tears” – A World Premiere at San Francisco Ballet

by Sean Martinfield | See: Sean's Reviews and Interviews

“The dance begins with a brief loop of rainfall, which is then taken over by an effervescent and repeating pattern of cascading harmonies played on an electronic organ. Up-stage center, the lights are focused on Lorena Feijóo as she advances toward the audience. The steady pulses begin changing slightly providing additional luster as the melodies become enriched with an additional keyboard. At center front – Feijóo is radiant in a costume designed by Sandra Woodall and with lighting by Clifton Taylor. It is the kind of entrance that is not only resplendent in dramatic content, but altogether sublime when attached to international superstar Lorena Feijóo…. ”
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