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SoCal dance listings, Jan. 20-27: ‘Sebastian Hernandez: Hypanthium’ at REDCAT and more

Hypanthium Sebastian Hernandez
Choreographer Sebastian Hernandez and company perform the expanded work “Hypanthium” at REDCAT in downtown L.A.
(Vanessa Crocini)

Harlequinade American Ballet Theatre performs Alexei Ratmansky’s re-creation of this commedia dell’ arte-inspired romantic fable. Segerstrom Center, Segerstrom Hall, 600 Town Center Drive, Costa Mesa. Sun., 1 p.m. $29 and up. (714) 556-2787.

I fall, I flow, I melt L.A. Dance Project presents the U.S. premiere of company founder Benjamin Millepied’s full-length work, staged in the round and set to music by Bach and David Lang performed by violinist Etienne Gara. L.A. Dance Project Studios, 2245 E. Washington Blvd., L.A. Sun., 8 p.m. $40. (213) 622-5995.

The Only Constant L.A. Contemporary Dance Company performs Genevieve Carson’s full-length work set to the music of Bach, Mozart, Handel and Chopin; part of the “Dance at the Odyssey” festival. Odyssey Theatre, 2055 S. Sepulveda Blvd., West L.A. Sun., 2 p.m. $25. (310) 477-2055.


Hubbard Street Dance Chicago The company performs works by choreographers Nacho Duato, William Forsythe, Alejandro Cerrudo and Crystal Pite. Musco Center for the Arts, Chapman University, 1 University Drive, Orange. Thu., 7:30 p.m. $35-$65. (844) 626-8726.

Sebastian Hernandez: Hypanthium The local choreographer and company explore concepts including sisterhood, survival, queer femme identity and ancestral trauma in this multimedia-enhanced dance-theater work. REDCAT, 631 W. 2nd St., L.A. Thu.-Sat., 8:30 p.m. $14-$20. (213) 237-2800.

CollectivesDrift The TL Collective and the JA Collective join forces for a program of hip-hop and contemporary dance; part of the “Dance at the Odyssey” festival. Odyssey Theatre, 2055 S. Sepulveda Blvd., West L.A. Fri.-Sat., 8 p.m.; next Sun., 2 p.m. $25. (310) 477-2055.

Forever Flamenco by Kai Narezo The guitarist serves as artistic director for this concert featuring dancers Vanessa Albalos and Briseyda Zárate. The Fountain Theatre, 5060 Fountain Ave., L.A. Next Sun., 8 p.m. $30-$50. (323) 663-1525.


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