Pacific Northwest Ballet Comes to the Seattle Public Library!

17 Nov

Can’t decide which production you want to see? PNB is sending out a representative to the Central Branch to talk about what’s on the PNB calendar, show a few clips, and answer questions! It’s free!

Plan now to attend the free lunchtime previews of Pacific Northwest Ballet’s wonderfully adventurous 2008-2009 season.
PNB’s Education Programs manager, Doug Fullington, will offer entertaining insights on the ballets, complete with video excerpts.
These lecture/video previews take place at noon at the Central Library, Microsoft Auditorium, level 1. Tickets are not required and everyone is welcome!

George Balanchine’s Jewels
Tuesday, January 27

George Balanchine’s Jewels
Emeralds – Gabriel Fauré/George Balanchine
Rubies – Igor Stravinsky/George Balanchine
Diamonds – Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky/George Balanchine

Broadway Festival
Tuesday, March 10

Carousel (A Dance)* – Richard Rodgers/Christopher Wheeldon
TAKE FIVE… More or Less – Dave Brubeck and Paul Desmond/Susan Stroman
Slaughter on Tenth Avenue* – Richard Rodgers/George Balanchine
West Side Story Suite* – Leonard Bernstein/Jerome Robbins

Swan Lake
Tuesday, April 7

Swan Lake – Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky/Kent Stowell

Director’s Choice
Tuesday, May 26

Dances at a Gathering* – Frederic Chopin/Jerome Robbins
Pas de deux from After the Rain* – Arvo Pärt/Christopher Wheeldon
Symphony in C – Georges Bizet/George Balanchine

For more information, Ask a Librarian or call the Library at 206-386-4636.

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