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Resplendent with glittering costumes, lavish sets, Leon Minkus’ sweeping score, and Marius Petipa’s most captivating choreography, this colorful production is Russian ballet at its most powerful and thrilling, transporting audiences to a makebelieve Spain where dancing dryads, gypsies, and knights will delight audiences. LU Undergrads attend for FREE, click for more info.
FREE Curtain Warmer | 6pm | Lecture | Jennifer Haltzman Tracy & Trinette Singleton | The co-artistic directors of RDT give insight regarding Petipa's choreography and the ballet's history. Singleton began her professional career with New York’s Joffrey Ballet in 1965. She toured throughout the U.S., Canada and Europe, performing in ballets by notable choreographers such as Joffrey, Arpino, Ashton, Balanchine, Cranko, DeMille, Jooss and Tudor. Following her performing years, Singleton became Ballet Mistress/Teacher for the Joffrey Ballet, as well as administrative assistant to Robert Joffrey. She also serves as a faculty member in the DeSales University Department of Performing and Fine Arts.