The South Carolina Ballet is thrilled to announce the highly-anticipated return of Motown Ballet, a captivating multimedia dance tribute celebrating the iconic Motown sound. Prepare for two encore performances at the Koger Center for the Arts on February 3rd.
Directed by Mark Rapp Music, Motown Ballet will feature live musical accompaniment, bringing the stage to life with the dynamic sounds of Rod Foster and Company. This production intricately weaves together diverse choreographic voices, exploring the essence of the Motown sound.
William Starrett, CEO and Artistic Director, shared his enthusiasm, stating, “Motown Ballet pays homage to the beats that shaped history. It’s more than just entertainment; it captivates, unites, and brings joy to audiences of all ages, delivering an experience that transcends time. This production continues our tradition of promoting inclusion, diversity, equity, and access since the 1970s. As pioneers in featuring principal dancers of color nationally, we remain committed to fostering a diverse and inclusive arts organization.”
Secure your tickets for Motown Ballet now, available through the official Koger Center website at KogerCenterForTheArts.com or by calling the Box Office at 803-251-2222.
Company Artists Corrick Jones, Josiah Savage, Haissan Booth and Tony Tucker in South Carolina Ballet’s Motown Ballet. Photo by Ashley Concannon