Tag: Sleeping Beauty

‘Tendu, Plié, Voilà!’ Alvin Ailey Dancer Leads Maywood Fine Arts’ ‘Sleeping Beauty’ Rehearsals

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Christopher Jackson and Maywood Fine Arts dancers during a rehearsal for ‘Sleeping Beauty’ on Saturday inside of Stairway of the Stars in Maywood. |  William Camargo/Wednesday Journal 

maywooddancers_AWN_032217_1March 20, 2017 || By Community Editor || @maywoodnews

Alvin Ailey instructor and Chicago native Christopher Jackson guided Maywood Fine Arts dancers through a rehearsal of “Sleeping Beauty’s” third act on Saturday.

The dancers will perform the classical ballet (with music by Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky), alongside professional guest artists from Chicago and New York, at Trinity High School in River Forest on March 25.

The performance will commemorate the 10th anniversary of Maywood Fine Arts’ Classical Ballet for New Audiences.

Tickets are $15 for adults, $10 for seniors and $5 for children. They can be purchased at the door or in advance at Stairway of the Stars, 20 N. 5th Ave. in Maywood. Call (708) 681-2788 or click here for more information.

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Stairway of the Stars and Maywood Fine Arts Present ‘Sleeping Beauty’

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Thursday, March 2, 2017 || By Community Editor || PAID POSTING

It’s one of the most famous classical ballets in the world. First performed in Russia in 1890, ‘Sleeping Beauty’ has been exciting audiences the world over ever since. This month, it touches down in your area.

Stairway of the Stars & Maywood Fine Arts present Classical Ballet for New Audiences “Sleeping Beauty” on March 25, 7 p.m., at Trinity High School, 7574 W. Division, River Forest. Tickets are now available at Maywood Fine Arts and Stairway of the Stars! For more info, click hereVFP