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Performance Opportunities

Children’s Spring Performance
June 9-10, 2012 | 2:00PM
Patricia McBride & Jean-Pierre Bonnefoux Center for Dance
701 N. Tryon Street, Charlotte, NC 28202

The North Carolina Dance Theatre School of Dance presents its annual Children’s Spring Performance on Saturday, June 9 and Sunday, June 10, 2012. Talented students in the Children’s Division will perform original works in ballet, modern, jazz and character dance choreographed by our School of Dance faculty. Dancers from the School’s Student Ensemble groups will also perform.

Festival Spring Performance
June 8-9, 2012 | 7:30PM
Patricia McBride & Jean-Pierre Bonnefoux Center for Dance
701 N. Tryon Street, Charlotte, NC 28202

The North Carolina Dance Theatre School of Dance presents its annual Festival Spring Performance on Friday, June 8 and Saturday, June 9, 2012. Talented students from the Intermediate and Pre-Professional Divisions will perform original works choreographed by our School of Dance faculty.

Tickets
Tickets are available through the Blumenthal Performing Arts Center Box Office and can be purchased one of three easy ways. All seating is reserved. Regular admission for adults and children is $15. For the best seats in the house, choose a premium seat for $25. Please note that purchasing tickets in person at the box office will allow the avoidance of some handling fees.  

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Phone

704.335.1010 | Mon-Sat, 10 AM-6 PM

In Person

Blumenthal Performing Arts Center Box Office
Belk Theater Lobby
130 N. Tryon St.
Mon-Sat, 10 AM-6 PM
Click here for directions

Professional Company Performances
Students of the North Carolina Dance Theatre School of Dance have the opportunity to perform with the professional company at the Blumenthal Performing Arts Center or Knight Theater in some of the larger ballets in the repertoire. Each year over 100 students perform in the Company’s annual production of Nutcracker.

Children’s Division through Pre-Professional Division students have performed with North Carolina Dance Theatre’s professional artists at the Blumenthal Performing Arts Center in the following ballets:

The Nutcracker
Salvatore Aiello
Jean-Pierre Bonnefoux
Carmina Burana
Salvatore Aiello
Jean-Pierre Bonnefoux
“Rubies”
George Balanchine
A Midsummer Night’s Dream
George Balanchine
Western Symphony
George Balanchine
The Little Mermaid
Mark Diamond
Spartacus
John Clifford
SALT
Alonzo King
Cinderella
Jean-Pierre Bonnefoux
Beauty & The Beast
Mark Diamond 
Snow White
Mark Diamond
The Four Temperaments
George Balanchine
Serenade
George Balanchine
Peter Pan
Jean-Pierre Bonnefoux
The Sleeping Beauty
Jean-Pierre Bonnefoux

Student Performing Companies
Student Ensemble 3 – Ballet 3
Student Ensemble 4 – Ballet 4
Repertory Ensemble – Pre-Professional Division

Students in the Intermediate and Pre-Professional Divisions are eligible to participate in the Student Ensemble performing companies. Students work with a variety of choreographers who challenge them in classical and contemporary works.  Members of the Student Ensembles are able to take their training outside the classroom through a variety of performance opportunities including North Carolina Dance Theatre sponsored events and educational outreach presentations in the community. The NC Dance Theatre Repertory Ensemble is an honor company with SERBA, an affiliate of Regional Dance America. Annual participation dues help cover choreography expenses and the cost of costume construction and maintenance.

Spring Student Performances
The School’s annual year-end performances take place in North Carolina Dance Theatre’s own performance venue at the Patricia McBride and Jean-Pierre Bonnefoux Center for Dance, located at 701 N. Tryon Street. Students enrolled in the Children’s, Intermediate, and Pre-Professional Divisions pay a $50 Spring Performance Fee at the time of registration to help offset production costs. Students in the Early Dance Division participate in their very own Showcase performance for family and friends. Early Dance Division students pay a $20 Spring Performance Fee at the time of registration to help offset production costs.