PBS' Great Performances: Miami City Ballet Dances Balanchine & Tharp

Oct 2, 2011. 4:00 and 7:00 p.m.

WNET/Thirteen, New York’s PBS station, puts the spotlight on one of America’s finest dance companies, Miami’s own Miami City Ballet in the new television program Great Performances: Miami City Ballet Dances Balanchine & Tharp.The screenings will take place at the Miami City Ballet Studios, located at the Ophelia & Juan Js. Roca Center.

This program - a trio of signature works by the renowned choreographers - will showcase the company’s critically acclaimed performances of Balanchine’s Square Dance (music by Antonio Vivaldi and Arcangelo Corelli) and Western Symphony (music by Hershey Kay) and Tharp’s “The Golden Section” (music composed and performed by David Byrne). Great Performances is a production of Thirteen in association with WNET, one of America’s most prolific and respected public media providers.

Miami City Ballet Studios
2200 Liberty Ave.
Miami Beach, FL 33139

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