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Surrender


Excerpts from Surrender



Press

Surrender scores as it clearly expresses the build-up to young love. There is no better ride.
-Voice of Dance


[McIntyre’s] witty Surrender evoked all the discomforts of prom night and puppy love with wonderfully dramatic dancing from Chanel DaSilva and Jason Hartley.
-The Times-Picayune


Surrender traces the evolution of young love. There is shyness, flirtation, doubt, and happiness . . .
-Ballet-Dance Magazine


It all ends up fitting somehow, and that's the sweet point of this often wonderfully goofy dance: that convention may be safe, but it's not necessarily satisfying.
-The Boston Globe


This second viewing, with McIntyre's own company, reinforced my initial impression. Trey McIntyre is a supremely talented choreographer - a technical master with something important to say.
-The Milwaukee Journal Sentinel


It is one of the world's oldest stories — perhaps one of three universal plots that constitute the whole of literature. But McIntyre's is both yesterday's and today's, subtly nuanced by these exceptional dancers, and taken into themselves.
-The Berkshire Eagle


Attraction, resistance, ambush, and finally surrender.
-Dance Magazine


Music

Grand Funk Railroad, Regina Spektor, Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

Details

Running Time: 9 minutes
Premiered: Aug. 20, 2008

Design

Costume Design: The Bisou Consortium
Lighting Design: Michael Mazzola

Underwriters

Surrender was underwritten by The Gladys E. Langoise Advised Fund in the Idaho Community Foundation