ABT: AMERICAN BALLET THEATRE



Jerome Robbins, John Kriza, Harold Lang,
Janet Reed, Muriel Bentley in Fancy Free.
Photo: Maurice Seymour

 

 

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As a special feature of ABT’s 70th Anniversary Season at the Met, American Ballet Theatre is pleased to offer the opportunity to attend the following free pre-performance talks to ticketholders of that evening's performance:

Thursday, June 10 at 6:00pm
List Hall, Metropolitan Opera House

ABT Dancer Alumni will reminisce about choreographers who shaped ABT’s 70-year history, such as Antony Tudor, Sir Kenneth MacMillan, Sir Frederick Ashton, Jerome Robbins, George Balanchine, Agnes de Mille, Leonide Massine, among others. Panelists will include Eleanor D'Antuono, Catherine Horn, Terry Orr, Donald Saddler, Ethan Stiefel and Martine van Hamel. Alex Ewing, son of founding member Lucia Chase and author of Bravura: Lucia Chase and American Ballet Theatre, will serve as moderator.

Limited Availability. First-come, first-served. No reservation required.
Only June 10 evening ticketholders may attend the pre-performance talk.

Friday, June 11 at 6:00pm
Metropolitan Opera House

ABT Dancer Alumni will reminisce about the many thrilling performances through the years of ABT’s 1944 commission, Fancy Free, from Jerome Robbins. Panelists will include Eliot Feld, William Glassman, Kevin McKenzie, Terry Orr, Craig Salstein and Eddie Verso. Alex Ewing, son of founding member Lucia Chase and author of Bravura: Lucia Chase and American Ballet Theatre, will serve as moderator.

No additional reservation required to attend pre-performance talk.
Only June 11 evening performance ticketholders may attend the pre-performance talk.