arrow-down arrow-left arrow-right arrow-up play-button plus tab-indicator dots close menu search facebook google-plus instagram pinterest rss twitter youtube rss-two heart Check FeaturedBadge linkedin minus apps placeholder linkedin

High Strung

Fusing Dance and Classical Music

Malashock Dance Company and Art of Élan collaborate for the third time to produce “High Strung,” a unique performance fusing dance and classical music. Art of Élan's Ensemble-in-Residence, the Kontras Quartet from Chicago, will perform alongside dancers on The Lyceum Theatre stage. The show offers rich vocabularies, both musically and choreographically. All of the music is highly evocative and melodic with great depth, intensity, and beauty including works by Mary Ellen Childs and Osvaldo Golijov, Leos Janacek, and Antonín Dvořák. Audiences will come away with surprising insight into the unique relationship between dance and music.

Neighborhood: Downtown

The Lyceum Theatre

79 Horton Plaza
San Diego, CA 92101

Get Directions

Contact Info

info@malashockdance.org

Date & Time

May 31 - Jun 2, 2019
8:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Friday, May 31- 8:00pm; Saturday, June 1- 8:00pm, Sunday, June 2- 7:00pm

Price

$15 - $45

Social

Explore San Diego Neighborhoods

Inland Valley, Mountain & Desert

Baja California

More to explore

Events|

Virtual Encounters: Traditional Music of Vietnam

Feb 7, 2021

Roots and Resilience: A Musical Conversation

Featuring Vân-Ánh Võ with Ethnomusicologist Alexander M. Cannon

The Traditional Music of Vietnam: Roots and Resilience is co-presented by the Center for World Music and the Vietnamese American Non-Governmental Organization (VANGO) Network.


In traditional music, one finds the essence of the strength and resilience of the Vietnamese diaspora. Folksongs connect people in recollection, and new works inspire audiences to share their stories. In this event, composer and multi-instrumentalist Vân-Ánh Võ reflects on her innovative take on traditional Vietnamese music. 

Discover

Virtual Encounters: The Regional Music of Mexico

Jan 31, 2021

This 50-minute live-hosted music and discussion event will explore the human experience as expressed through three styles of Mexican regional music. Hermanos Herrera, along with Dr. Rice, will explore the lived meanings of son jarochoson huasteco, and accordion-based norteño music, from northern Mexico. They will discuss each genre’s history as well as the stylistic differences among them. They will also tell the story of how they came to dedicate themselves to performing these particular styles. After each prerecorded performance segment, the group, with instruments in hand, will answer any questions you may have about a particular instrument, music style, and the personal and social significance of their music.

Discover

Events

Virtual Encounters: Traditional Music of Vietnam

Feb 7, 2021
Discover

Virtual Encounters: The Regional Music of Mexico

Jan 31, 2021
Discover

Stay in touch

Sign up to receive the latest news, events, and updates about San Diego. Our monthly and weekly newsletters will keep you informed about the latest and greatest happenings in the destination.

Sign Up

Visitor planning guide

For the ultimate guide to planning your San Diego vacation, view and download the San Diego Visitor Planning Guide, packed with useful information that will help you plan the perfect San Diego getaway.

Download

Partners

Explore

Plan

Stay

Follow Us

Language:

English | Change Language

Select your country or region

China FlagChinaGermany FlagGermanyGreat Britain FlagGreat BritainJapan FlagJapanMexico FlagMexicoKorea FlagKoreaSwitzerland FlagSwitzerlandBrazil FlagBrazilFrance FlagFranceAustralia FlagAustraliaCanada FlagCanada USA

Or use Google Translate

Afrikaans Albanian Arabic Belarusian Bulgarian Catalan Croatian Czech Danish Deutsch Español Estonian Filipino Finnish Francais Galician Greek Haitian-Creole Hebrew Hindi Hungarian Icelandic Indonesian Irish Italian Japanese Korean Latvian Lithuanian Macedonian Malay Maltese Nederlands Norwegian Persian Polish Portuguese Romanian Russian Serbian Slovak Slovenian Swahili Swedish Telugu Thai Turkish Ukranian Vietnamese Welsh Yiddish