Women and the Sea: A Tribute to Will Barnet
Richmond Ballet performing Women and the Sea: A Tribute to Will Barnet
Photo by Aaron Sutton

Premiered in

13 (5 men, 8 women)

21 minutes

Commissioned by
Richmond Ballet

Foundation Support
Made possible by support from The National Endowment for the Arts as well as Dr. Richard E. Toscan and Ms. Sharon Walker.

Restaged on
Richmond Ballet (2008, 2011)

“The piece was visually elegant”
- Jennifer Dunning, New York Times, March 04, 2008
“visually stunning”
“The opening tableau of Jessica Lang's newest work for Richmond Ballet is, quite simply, breathtaking.”

Henryk Górecki

Set and Lighting Design
MK Stewart

Set Concept
Jessica Lang

Costume Design
Tamara Cobus

Past Performances
April 24, 2007Charlottesville, VAMore Info
May 1- 6, 2007Richmond, VAMore Info
March 1, 2008Brooklyn, NYMore Info
April 28-May 8, 2011Richmond, VAMore Info
March 04, 2008New York TimesMore Info
August, 2007Dance MagazineMore Info
May 03, 2007Richmond Times DispatchMore Info
May 02, 2007Style WeeklyMore Info