Septime Webre, Late Of Washington Ballet, Talks About His Plans For His New Gig In Hong Kong

Just a week into his term as artistic director of the Hong Kong Ballet, Webre says he’s impressed with the dancers’ technical standards and classical rep, and wants to inject “a higher level of sophistication into the [new] work made for the company.” He wants to create dances reflecting the city’s culture, and says he’s being inspired by Hong Kong films and Cantonese opera.

Article source here:The Arts Journal

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