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The School of American Ballet's

The Beauty of Ballet

Feb 27, 1 & 3 PM

FREE EVENT

Appropriate for ages 4 and up

Reservations open December 13, 2022

Have you ever wondered how ballerinas dance on their toes? Or how dancers turn without getting dizzy? Learn the answers to those questions and more during this family-friendly performance featuring excerpts from famous ballets including The Sleeping Beauty, Swan Lake and The Nutcracker.

Photograph of four dancers in the air mid-leap

photos by Rosalie O'Connor

Advanced students from the School of American Ballet and faculty member Katrina Killian offer a sneak peek inside the classroom to see how students train to become professional ballet dancers. Guests of all ages are even invited to learn a few steps right from their seats! This hour-long presentation is an enchanting introduction to the art of classical ballet.

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The School of American Ballet was the subject of the Disney+ documentary series, On Pointe, which includes footage shot at Queens Theatre during The Beauty Of Ballet presentations in February 2020!