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Lincoln Center Festival 2007 To Present Performances From 14 Countries
Published March 6, 2007

The festival, which runs July 10-29, will offer 93 performances and events by artists and ensembles from North and South America, Asia, and Europe.

Nigel Redden, Festival Director, today announced the presentations for Lincoln Center Festival 2007. The Festival runs from July 10 through July 29, 2007 and offers 93 performances and events by artists and ensembles from 14 countries: Argentina, Brazil, Chile, China, France, Germany, Great Britain, Japan, Mexico, Mongolia, Russia, Spain, Taiwan, and the United States. The three-week Festival will include 15 North American, U.S., and New York premieres in 10 venues on and near the Lincoln Center campus. It opens on July 10 with performances by three renowned international theater companies: France’s venerable La Comédie-Française, Chile’s Compañía Teatro Cinema, and Taiwan’s Contemporary Legend Theatre. Also on view, the world premiere of Slow Dancing, a large-scale installation on the facade of the New York State Theater, of motion portraits of dancers and choreographers from around the world.