Ballet Minnesota presents its 29th annual Minnesota Dance Festival, featuring the highly-styled classic, Paquita, along with new works by Artistic Director Andrew Rist and local dance talents.
Ballet Minnesota’s full corps de ballet will perform in Paquita’s variations, featuring ballet’s most celebrated examples of 19th century classicism.
In addition to staging the one-act Paquita, Ballet Minnesota will perform the second movement of Andrew Rist’s full-length original ballet, Beethoven’s 9th, the life story of Ludwig van Beethoven.
What: 29th Annual Minnesota Dance Festival
Who: Ballet Minnesota
Where: The O’Shaughnessy at St. Catherine University
Cost: Tickets $30 Adult (additional fees may apply) Discounts for Children, Students & Seniors available.
In addition to the evening General Public performances, there will be a school matinee at 10am on Friday, April 21. Click here for more information.