ASFB COMPANY DESCRIPTIONS
Described by the New York Times as "A breath of fresh air," Aspen Santa Fe Ballet stands out as a model of what a small ballet company should be with its "musicality athleticism, and technique-conscious delivery." Its versatile and gifted troupe of 10 young dancers, perform an eclectic repertoire of pieces by some of the world's foremost choreographers. This sophisticated company performs lively programs enjoyable for all audiences.
The grace and elegance of classical ballet coupled with a repertoire full of sharp new works makes Aspen Santa Fe Ballet one of the most eclectic contemporary ballet companies in the world today.
An exuberant and sophisticated company with a European flair, Aspen Santa Fe Ballet has been inspiring audiences with it refreshing collection of new work by today’s most innovative choreographers.
In just 10 years, this company has taken the country by storm and charmed audiences with its fresh and innovative style of classical and contemporary ballet. Led by Artistic Director Tom Mossbrucker – a former celebrated star of the Joffrey Ballet – the chamber-sized ensemble presents sophisticated gems by such choreographers as Twyla Tharp, Nicolo Fonte, Trey McIntyre, Jorma Elo and David Parsons.
Romantic. Radiant. Exuberant. Edgy. A few words that describe this engaging troupe of dancers with a big vision for presenting intriguing collections. With matinee idol beauty, Olympian athleticism and Nobellaureate inventiveness, this is a company that delivers on its reputation as one of the most up and coming dance companies in America, prompting The New York Times to call this troupe’s premiere at the Joyce Theater, “A breath of fresh air."