June Shows Made in America

June Shows Made in America – George Balanchine

Manhattan Youth Ballet and Manhattan Movement & Arts Center present June Shows: Made in America, a tribute to choreography crafted in the USA at the Manhattan Movement & Arts Center, 248 West 60th Street, NYC (between Amsterdam and West End Avenues) in the Lincoln Center area.

The evening will include performances of George Balanchine’s Masterpiece SERENADE; Larry Keigwin’s GIRLS, and World Premiere’s by Brian Reeder, Choreographer-in-Residence; Marina Stavitskaya, Head of Classical Repertoire; and Charlotte Stickles, MYB Graduating Senior.  In addition, a bright new excerpt of Vivaldi’s Four Seasons choreographed by Natalia Boesch and Karen Lacy will be presented by our younger performers.

The MYB Annual Fundraising Gala performance will be held on Sunday, June 9th at 5:30pm and will be followed by a catered reception at 7pm.  Tickets are $100 and $50 for students.  The MYB Gala Benefit will feature guest appearances by Artistic Advisor, Daniel Ulbricht, MYB alum and current ABT dancers, Nicole Graniero and Roman Zhurbin as well as other guests to be announced.  The evening will benefit MYB’s Scholarship & Performance Fund and will feature guest performances by New York City Ballet’s Ashley Bouder, Lauren Lovette and Daniel Ulbricht, American Ballet Theatre’s Nicole Graniero and Roman Zhurbin (Studio Maestro/MYB Alumni) and KEIGWIN + COMPANY’s Ashley Browne.

 Event Venue : Manhattan Youth Ballet and Manhattan Movement & Arts Center

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June Shows Made in America
When: June 9, 2013 ~ June 7, 2013
Where: Manhattan Movement & Arts Center
Cost: $$20
More Info: www.manhattanyouthballet.org
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