Peter and The Wolf
Artistic Director: Beth Fecteau
and other works
Presented by: Saratoga City Ballet
School Director: Siobhan Dunham
with choreography by Tina Baird, Beth Fecteau, Jessica Fowler, Rebecca Tibbatts
DATE: Sat., June 15th
TIME: 1:30 and 6:00 pm
LOCATION: Maple Avenue Middle School Auditorium, Saratoga Springs
Come meet the woodland animals from the musical fairy tale “Peter and the Wolf” presented by Saratoga City Ballet, as we dance this classic children’s favorite with the hero, Peter, and his friends the bird, duck, cat, and hunters as they fend off the villain of the story – the Wolf!
Our production will also feature ballet, modern, jazz and tap pieces with our dancers ages 4-18, including:
Ballet – “Les Amis”
choreography: Siobhan Dunham, Beth Fecteau, Jessica Fowler, Rebecca Tibbatts, music: Frederic Chopin, Franz Liszt
Modern – “Rooms Etude” (1991)
based on Rooms (1955), choreography: Anna Sokolow arranged by Lorry May, coached by Beth Fecteau, music: Eddie Hill
Jazz – “What We Got (Mickey’s Birthday Song)”
choreography: Jessica Fowler, Music: Tony Ferrari
“Fever”, choreography: Jessica Fowler, music: Micheal Bublé
Tap – “Salute To The Copasetics”This compilation dance is an homage to the late great Charles “Cookie” Cook, James “Buster” Brown, Leslie “Bubba” Gaines, Charles “Cholly” Atkins and ALL the ‘masters of swing’ who passed on to us their incredible love of the art of tap dancing. “Salute to the Copasetics” will feature traditional dances and songs of the Copasetics members.
The perfect afternoon or evening for all ages – join us!