Friday, May 16, 2014, 6:007:00 pm, The Phelps Center
PNB’s popular Friday Previews are hour-long studio rehearsals hosted by Artistic Director Peter Boal and PNB artistic staff, featuring Company dancers in excerpts from upcoming ballets. More Information
Tuesday, May 27, 2014, 12:001:00 pm
PNB’s lunchtime lecture previews at the Central Seattle Public Library are given by Education Programs Manager Doug Fullington. Film excerpts illuminate the ballets under discussion. More Information
In-depth discussions with choreographers, stagers, designers, dancers, and other artists during the hour preceding dress rehearsal that reveal much about the creative process involved in the development of a ballet. Attend the lecture only or stay for the dress rehearsal. More Information
Join Education Programs Manager Doug Fullington or a guest speaker for an engaging 30-minute introduction to each performance, including discussions of choreography, music, history, design, and the process of bringing ballet to the stage. One hour before performances, Nesholm Family Lecture Hall, McCaw Hall, Free Admission. More Information
Ever want to ask what it’s like to dance a masterpiece, rehearse with Twyla Tharp, or wear pointe shoes? Here’s your chance. Join Artistic Director Peter Boal and PNB Company dancers for a lively question-and-answer session following each performance. Immediately following each performance, Nesholm Family Lecture Hall, McCaw Hall, Free Admission. More Information
Programs, dates, and venues subject to change.