FREE Preview Screenings of MCB on Great Performances
Sunday, October 2, 2011
4pm & 7pm
Miami City Ballet Studios
at the Ophelia & Juan Js. Roca Center
2200 Liberty Avenue
Miami Beach, FL 33139
Free tickets are available in person Monday-Friday, 10am-5pm at Miami City Ballet Studios, or by phone at 305.929.7010 or toll free 877.929.7010.
Two free showings of the new PBS television program “Great Performances: Miami City Ballet Dances Balanchine & Tharp” at Miami City Ballet’s intimate Studio Theater, Lynn & Luis Wolfson, II Theatre.
WNET/THIRTEEN, New York’s PBS station, puts the spotlight on one of America’s finest dance companies, Miami’s own MIAMI CITY BALLET, in the new television program Great Performances: Miami City Ballet Dances Balanchine & Tharp. This program – a trio of signature works by the renowned choreographers – will showcase the company’s critically acclaimed performances of Balanchine’s Square Dance (music by Antonio Vivaldi and Arcangelo Corelli) and Western Symphony (music by Hershey Kay) and Tharp’s “The Golden Section” (music composed and performed by David Byrne).
Great Performances is a production of THIRTEEN in association with WNET, one of America’s most prolific and respected public media providers.“Great Performances: Miami City Ballet Dances Balanchine &Tharp” will air Friday, October 28 at 9pm on WPBT2.
This is a screening only -- no live performance.