S40 Ep5: Mark Morris Dance Group: L'Allegro, "The Ladies' Da

Aired: 3/27/2015 | 0:02:59 | Clip
In this section called "The Ladies Dance" in choreographer Mark Morris's signature work L’Allegro, Il Penseroso ed il Moderato, 12 women dance to an air for soprano representing a character "L'Allegro," a joyful person. The music is by Handel, with a libretto based on the poetry of John Milton.