October 30, 2012
MEMPHIS — The Mississippi River, famous in song and literature, has also
inspired choreography. At the end of Kansas City Ballet’s “Tom Sawyer,”
new last year, the dancers embodied it. Now Ballet Memphis has taken up
the theme with “The River Project,” a triple bill of new ballets
honoring the Mississippi’s cultural importance.
On paper Ballet Memphis often looks like one of the country’s most
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