Joseph Hernandez invites you to Studio West in order to dance together once last time. We never know what the future holds and this might be the last time we see each other, so let’s make the most of it! You are under no obligation to participate. You can just sit and gawk if you want. In either case, he would be glad of you to pay him a visit because who knows what tomorrow is going to bring?
Duration: ca. 360 Min.
Joseph Hernandez was born in Fort Knox, Kentucky (USA) in 1988. He graduated from the School of American Ballet in 2007, and was awarded an apprenticeship with the New York City Ballet that same year. Later he was invited to join Ballet Austin, The Royal Ballet of Flanders, Les Ballets de Monte Carlo, and subsequently the Semperoper Ballett Dresden. His work as a choreographer has been presented with critical acclaim by such organizations as The Joyce NYC, Festspielhaus Hellerau, The Semperoper Dresden, and Les Ballets de Monte Carlo. His work The Lavender Follies was filmed for European Television by ZDF Deutschland and has now been disseminated worldwide. He has been a guest teacher at SUNY Purchase College well as the Royal Danish Ballet and Art of (Zurich) summer courses. He was appointed Associate Choreographer at the Northwest Dance Project in 2022 and he he currently lives in Dresden, Germany.
Music, text & performance: Joseph Hernandez