Houston Ballet says hello to Finnish choreographer Jorma Elo | Life | Chron.com - Houston Chronicle | Finland | Scoop.it
Jorma Elo loves tutus and classical music, but what he does with them can make your head spin. It's not just that bodies jut at odd angles unexpectedly or limbs shiver like quicksilver. A unique dynamic emerges in the fast pacing, along with a dark sense of humanity.
That's made Elo, a native of Finland, one of the ballet world's hottest talents in pretty short order.