Ayikodans welcomes back Vitolio Jeune for a special performance at the Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts on May 21 and 22. Jeune, who now dances as a soloist for Garth Fagan, hasn’t performed on stage with Ayikodans since he left Haiti to attend the New World School of the Arts in 2005.
Jeune was recently profiled in this month’s issue of Dance Magazine, in which Garth Fagan praises the Ayikodans-bred dancer for pushing the dance company to be even better.
The article writes, “Fagan says he’s raised the technical level ‘to fit Vitolio’s capabilities.’” Fagan goes on to explain that the Ayikodans-trained dancer has a gift for interpretation. (Read full article here)
Tickets are available for Sunday, May 22nd. To purchase tickets, click here.Dance Magazine provided the attached “On the Rise” article on Vitolio Jeune (copyright Dance Magazine 2011), which is not to be used, borrowed or downloaded without legal authorization by Dance Magazine.