For the first time ever, and for FREE, Charlotte will see Blue Lapis Light dance company bravely and gracefully perform 15 stories high on the side of the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Government Center. In a 30 minute piece created just for Charlotte SHOUT!, “Reflection” is about our humanity, our connection to one another, to this earth and to the wisdom of experiences. Witness celestial aerialists transform a buttoned-up municipal environment into an inspired work of art as they fly across the face of the building, offering a sense of wonder, courage and possibility. Each breathtaking movement sequence of “Reflection” creates images of transcendent beauty while highlighting the human journey.
Founded by Artistic Director Sally Jacques in 2005, Blue Lapis Light produces large scale performances in unexpected places. The bold aerial dance company is committed to challenging physical limitations and inspiring audiences. Come curious, leave amazed.
A B O U T T H E S H O W
Charlotte SHOUT! is a celebration of art, music, food and ideas in Uptown Charlotte taking place April 29 - May 11. For the first time ever, Charlotte will see dancers bravely and gracefully perform 15 stories high on the side of the Charlotte Government Center. In a 30 minute show created just for Charlotte SHOUT!, dancers will boldly fly across the face of this iconic building with a sense of joy and playfulness that you will feel. Blue Lapis Light is a modern dance company that specializes in creating large scale performances in unexpected places.
D A T E S
Friday, May 10, 2019
Saturday, May 11, 2019
at 9:00 p.m.
L O C A T I O N
Charlotte-Mecklenburg Government Center
600 East 4th Street
Charlotte, North Carolina 28202
P R E S S