September 1, 2009
Baryshnikov, Laguna to start tour in Calif
Dancers Mikhail Baryshnikov and Ana Laguna are to kick off their U.S. tour with a performance at California's Eli and Edythe Broad Stage, organizers said.
Baryshnikov and Laguna are to open the Santa Monica theater's second season Friday and perform again Saturday.They are to dance a program called
Three Solos and a Duet,featuring a trio of U.S. premieres choreographed by Mats Ek, Alexei Ratmansky and Benjamin Millepied.
Slated to attend Friday's event are playwright David Mamet and actress Gena Rowlands, the theater said.