Guest blog by Ballet Arkansas
A fitting climax to Ballet Arkansas’ most successful season to date, Ballet Arkansas in Concert takes the stage May 4-6th at the Arkansas Repertory Theatre.
Presented by the Stella Boyle Smith Trust, this collaboration between acclaimed international pianist Dr. Drew Mays and the brilliant artists of Ballet Arkansas will feature two works by Tony Award winning choreographers, a world premiere by Artistic Director, Michael Fothergill, and a solo virtuoso piano concert.
Beethoven. Debussy. Chopin. Schubert. Schumann. Scriabin. Liszt. Each of the weekend’s three performances will feature accompaniment and a solo concert by Dr. Mays, with a uniquely different playlist for each performance.
De Mille. Wheeldon. Fothergill. See a rarely performed American Masterpiece, a critically acclaimed pas de deux, and an abstract premiere.
This is your last chance to see Ballet Arkansas take the stage for the 2017/18 season! Prepare to be moved by the depth, beauty and creativity of your professional ballet company.
Ballet Arkansas in Concert with Drew Mays, May 4-6 at The Rep. Learn more at balletarkansas.org. $40 Tickets/ $50 VIP Tickets / $25 Student & Senior Tickets available – The Rep Box Office at (501) 378-0405 or therep.org.
Special thanks to Stella Boyle Smith Trust, Stephen Wirges of Steinway Piano Gallery Little Rock, and Arkansas Blue Cross Blue Shield.
Photography by: J. Smithwick Photography