"[Pires] shows off an impressive grasp of dance architecture. "Standard Deviation" is a piece of fine craftsmanship."
- The New York Times
"A mesmerizing fusion of old and new that provoked a standing ovation from the audience...nothing short of flawless."
Commissioned by New York City Ballet
World Premiere: May 4, 2023
Original Score by Jack Frerer
commissioned by New York City Ballet
Costume Design by Dana Osborne
Lighting Design by Mark Stanley
Repertory Director: Glenn Keenan
Choreographic Advisor: Risa Steinberg through support from the New York Choreographic Institute
The initial development of Standard Deviation was supported by the New York Choreographic Institute, an affiliate of New York City Ballet, during its Spring 2019 Session.
New York City Ballet
May 2023 Lincoln Center, New York, NY
June 2023 Kennedy Center, Washington, DC