May 22, 2007
300 FORMER DANCERS TO TAKE CURTAIN CALL
FOR ABT'S ALUMNI REUNION WEEKEND,
SATURDAY EVENING, MAY 26, 2007
Nearly 300 former members of American Ballet Theatre will take to the stage of the Metropolitan Opera House for the final curtain call at ABT’s performance on Saturday evening, May 26. As part of a special Alumni Reunion weekend, ABT alumni from across the country will take part in events that include pre- and post-performance receptions and a special showing by students of the Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis School at American Ballet Theatre.
Alumni and special guests from every decade of American Ballet Theatre’s last 67 years will be in attendance for the weekend’s activities. Co-chaired by Gage Bush Englund, Cynthia Gregory and Susan Jaffe, ABT’s Alumni Reunion weekend will be the first formal gathering of alumni since the Company’s 50th Anniversary celebration in 1990.
Tickets for the May 26 evening performance of Symphonie Concertante and
The Dream are on sale at The Metropolitan Opera House box office or by calling