New York City Ballet Family Saturday: A Magical Midsummer
May 30 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Suggested Ages: 4-5, 6-7, 8-10, 11-14, 15-18
Explore George Balanchine’s beloved ballet inspired by Shakespeare’s A Midsummer Night’s Dream featuring feuding fairy kingdoms, quarreling couples, and a troupe of bumbling actors entangled in a magical forest. See excerpts from this charming ballet, hear from the artists who perform it and maybe kearn a few fairy moves. Very engaging and entertaining for kids and grown-ups alike.
See original costumes, set models, and archival video from shows created Harold “Hal” Prince including West Side Story, Fiddler on the Roof, Cabaret, Company, Sweeney Todd, and Phantom of the Opera. Borrowing from the aesthetic…More info