Open Barre: Chutes and Ladders
Friday, March 7, 7:00 p.m.
Saturday, March 8, 2:30 p.m.
Saturday, March 8, 7:00 p.m.
Miami City Ballet, 2100 Liberty Avenue
26-year old Justin Peck is a Soloist and choreographer with New York City Ballet, and is already hailed as a leading voice in 21st-century choreography. Featuring Peck's Chutes and Ladders - the first work he created on Miami City Ballet - and performance excerpts of his other notable works, learn about the artistic process behind constructing a modern ballet. Enjoy complimentary wine and soft drinks ½ hour prior to curtain, and get up close and personal with Justin and our dancers in our 200-seat intimate studio theater! Tickets only $35.
Saturday, March 8, 8:00 p.m.
Sunday, March 9, 3:00 p.m.
Colony Theatre, 1040 Lincoln Road
Ballet Etudes celebrates the start of their 40th Anniversary Season Presenting the classics with the renowned favorite Sleeping Beauty. Guest Artists Laura Valentin and Jose Rodriguez Principal Dancers from Balleteatro Nacional de Puerto Rico will perform the leading roles. A special appearance by Prima Ballerina Dagmar Moradillos in the role of Carabosse the evil fairy; along with soloist and corps de ballet will grace the stage at the Colony Theatre. The production will have over 50 dancers on stage, lavis costumes and beautiful scenery to depict this beloved fairy tale with Tchaikovsky's spectacular music.
Peer Gynt-A Story from Norway FREE
Friday, March 14, 3:30 p.m.
Miami Beach Regional Library, 222 Liberty Avenue
Miami Beach Children's Series, Part III: Peer Gynt ? A Story from Norway plus a new solo for kids by Emily Noe.
Inside the Music: Movements - Collaboration between Miami City Ballet dancers and New World Symphony Fellows
Tuesday, March 18, 7:00 p.m.
New World Center, 500 17 Street
This event probes the intersection between classical music and ballet, as seen through the eyes of the artists themselves. Conceived of, designed and executed by the Fellows of the New World Symphony and dancers of the Miami City Ballet, "Movements" is a unique collaboration that takes its name from the consideration of all three participants: the musical movements in classical scores, the physical movement of the dancers, and the emotional movement of audience members.