Daniil Simkin, Principal dancer with American Ballet Theater (ABT) embarks on a new contemporary dance project with INTENSIO. The project brings together seven additional ABT dancers alongside Simkin and special guest Celine Cassone of Les Ballet Jazz Montreal (BJM) for four newly commissioned works from today's finest modern and contemporary ballet choreographers. 



Nocturne, Etude, Prelude      Choreography by Jorma Elo, w/live piano  
Performers                              Daniil Simkin, James Whiteside, Isabella Boylston

Welcome a Stranger            Choreography by Gregory Dolbashian  
Performers                              Celine Cassone, Cassandra Trenary, Calvin Royal III, Alexandre Hammoudi,     Blaine Hoven

Simkin and the Stage           Balletography by Alexander Ekman

Performer                               Daniil Simkin

Islands of Memories            Choreography by Annabelle Lopez-Ochoa
Performers                              Daniil Simkin and Full Cast                                                                                                                                                                   


Touring History

July 2015 - Premiere - Jacob's Pillow Dance Festival

November 6th, 2015 - Society of the Performing Arts, Houston Texas

November 8th, 2015 - Guggenheim Works&Process, New York NY

November 12th&13th, 2015 - Teatro Coliseo, Buenos Aires, Argentina

January 4th-10th, 2016 - The Joyce Theater, New York, NY