Ayodele Casel: Chasing Magic explores the magic of tap dance and everyday life with an ensemble of dancers and musicians in a joyous celebration of gratitude, friendship, trust, legacy, culture, ancestors, and collaboration.
Trailblazing tap dancer Ayodele Casel captures the spark of connection and creation in Chasing Magic, performed live on stage for the first time since its virtual premiere. Exploring the magic of tap dance and everyday life with an ensemble of dancers and musicians, this joyous production celebrates gratitude, friendship, trust, legacy, culture, ancestors, and collaboration.
"A triumph." - The New Yorker
“Astonishing! Casel’s joyful and generous spirit is as vivid as ever. The theater has never looked so fresh, so full of promise.” - New York Times Critic’s Pick
“★★★★★. The magic is real.” - DanceTabs
Tickets from $25.
Discounts are available to students and ticket-buyers under age 25, Blue Star families, EBT card holders, seniors, Harvard faculty and staff, and others. More information at AmericanRepertoryTheater.org/Plan-Your-Visit.
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Additional time info:
Relaxed Performance: Sunday, October 3 at 2PM
Student Matinee Performance: Wednesday, October 6 at 12PM
Open Captioned Performance: Thursday, October 7 at 7:30PM
Audio Described Performance: Friday, October 8 at 7:30PM