ICE THEATRE OF NEW YORK
2003 HOME SEASON PERFORMANCES
FEATURING
VISIONARY DANCE CHOREOGRAPHY ON ICE

Wednesday – Saturday, November 5-8, 2003 at 7 PM
at Sky Rink, Chelsea Piers

For Immediate Release
Contact: Michiko Simanjuntak or Jirina Ribbens
Phone: (212) 929-5811; Email: itny@icetheatre.org


New York, NY -- Ice Theatre of New York will present a diverse program of innovative choreography and guest artists during its annual Home Season, November 5, 6, 7, and 8, 2003. The performances take place at 7 PM at Sky Rink/Chelsea Piers, 23rd Street & the Hudson River, NYC. Premieres of works by Jean-Pierre Bonnefoux and Douglas Webster, along with works by Elisa Monte, JoAnna Mendl Shaw and David Liu will be performed by the elegant and unique Ice Theatre ensemble. Breathtaking lighting and brilliant costuming fulfill the visions of these world-class artists and transform an ice rink into a luminous stage of ice.

World Professional Pair Champions, Elena Leonova and Andrei Khvalko, and Italian Ladies Champion, Silvia Fontana, will be featured guest artists.

Tickets are $20 and $15 for senior citizens, students, or groups of 10 or more. Production of the Home Show is made possible in part by the NY State Council on the Arts and NYC Department of Cultural Affairs.

The Ice Theatre Benefit Gala honoring Vera Wang will take place on November 5th and will feature special performances by Olympic Gold Medalist Oksana Baiul and two-time Olympic Bronze Medalist Lu Chen, followed by cocktails and dinner at the Lighthouse.

For more information about the Home Season, the Autumn Gala, to attend rehearsals and to obtain tickets, call 212-929-5811.

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WHAT: Ice Theatre of New York 2003 Home Season
Performances and Autumn Gala

WHEN: Wednesday-Saturday, November 5-8, 2003, 7:00 PM

WHERE: Sky Rink/Chelsea Piers, Pier 61, 23rd Street & the
Hudson River, NYC

TICKETS: $20; $15 for senior citizens, students, or groups of
10 or more

INFORMATION: 212-929-5811; www.icetheatre.org