The whole family will enjoy this charming world-premiere ballet adapted from the New York Times best-selling picture book by Fancy Nancy illustrator Robin Preiss Glasser and author Sarah Ferguson, The Duchess of York.
What’s the Story Behind the Ballet?
In this all new ballet, a young girl named Ruby has a difficult time learning proper manners. Much to her surprise she receives an invitation to tea time with the queen. Ruby is now determined to perfect her manners in order to impress the queen. Will she manage to polish her poise in time for tea at the grand palace?
Kids Can Meet the Characters
Not only will attendees get to enjoy the world premiere of the Tea for Ruby ballet, but children will also get the opportunity afterward to go on stage with favorite characters like Ruby or Fancy Nancy to get their photo taken and see the costumes and set up close.
Run time for Tea for Ruby is a little over an hour, which is perfect for little ones and the performance includes an intermission. Tickets are $27 for adults and $15 for children or students (including ticket service fees) and can be purchased here. The schedule of performances is as follows:
Saturday, March 15 – 10 a.m., 1:30 p.m. & 4:30 p.m.
Sunday, March 16 – 10 a.m. & 1:30 p.m.
For more information on this performance, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Evergreen City Ballet was founded in 1994. They offer professional quality ballet training as well as a performance company. Evergreen offers a variety of classes including ballet technique, pointe, variations, jazz, modern, improvisation, composition and Pilates, in addition to seminars on nutrition, costuming and production, and dance history.