NOLA Contemporary Ballet's repertory


Suite Orleans

Choreography by Tianna Pourciau Sykes

A multi-media experience of dance, spoken word, visual imagery and live music, Suite Orleans subtly examines ideas of culture, history and identity. The work reflects the synthesis of Afro-Caribbean and European culture that is the heart and soul of New Orleans, Suite Orleans displays historical content through a contemporary lens and is interwoven with the essence of New Orleans’ rich history and culture.

Ghosts of the Past

Choreography by Tianna Pourciau Sykes

a work in four movements, Ghosts of the Past reflects the haunted history and supernatural nature that is ingrained in South Louisiana culture. Through a blending of contemporary ballet and modern movement vocabularies, the work explores the idea of inner reconciliation between the past, present and the future.,

Amor Eterna

Work in progress...

Inspired by Daina Chaivaino’s novel, Island of Eternal Love, “Amor Eterna” is a contemporary ballet that takes place along the parallel lines and intersecting pathways of love, history and supernatural fantasy. Done en pointe in four movements, “Amor Eterna” explores human relationships between three different worlds and moments in time.