Hampton Ballet Theatre School Presents Peter and the Wolf
The Hampton Ballet Theatre School, celebrating 11 years of dance education on the East End, will be performing the enchanting ballet “Peter and the Wolf” on Thursday, July 26th at 7:00 p.m., at the Montauk Playhouse Community Center Foundation at 240 Edgemere Street in Montauk and on Tuesday, July 31st at the Children’s Museum of the East End, 376 Bridgehampton/Sag Harbor Turnpike at 6:00 p.m. This production is a collaboration between the Hampton Ballet Theatre School, the Hampton Festival Orchestra and a guest narrators, London Rosiere, founder of Camp SoulGrow at the Montauk Playhouse performance, and standup comedian Meaghan Strickland at the Children’s Museum of the East End.
“Peter and the Wolf”, choreographed by the director of HBTS, Sara Jo Strickland, along with beautiful costumes by Yuka Silvera, will virtually come alive for the children of the East End community with the orchestra, ballet and narration. The ballet will be danced by the students of the Hampton Ballet Theatre School, who range from 4 to 18 years old. Guest artist, Adam Baranello, of A&G Dance Company will be dancing the part of the Grandfather. The score will be played by the 25 piece Hampton Festival Orchestra, a group of professional musicians who all hail from the East End and will be conducted by the passionate precision of Dr. Andrew Perea.
This ballet is a treat for all ages, as Sergei Prokofiev’s famous score introduces all the ballet characters as sounds from musical instruments. You will not want to miss this exciting, educational performance.
For more information please call the Hampton Ballet Theatre School at 631-237-4810 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Tickets for the Montauk Playhouse performance are $15, to reserve your tickets please call 631-668-1124. Tickets for the CMEE performance are $15 for members and non members, in advance and $20 at the door, to reserve your tickets please call CMEE at 631-537-8250. Group rates for both shows are available.