by Senior Reviewer Maytal Wichman
One of New York’s most beloved ballet companies is doing it again! The New York Theatre Ballet will be holding one-hour, kid-friendly performances of a popular ballet – this time it’s everyone’s favorite princess: Cinderella!
Choreographed by Donald Mahler, Cinderella will feature wacky stepsisters and a dancing clock that will strike at midnight. Costumes are by Metropolitan Opera’s Resident Costume Designer, Sylvia Taalsohn Nolan and sets by Gillian Bradshaw Smith. The ballet is for kids of all ages.Cinderella’s Ball will follow the 3:30pm performance on March 2 in Gould Hall’s Tinker Auditorium. Children will get the chance to waltz with their favorite Cinderella character, play games, win prizes, try to find Cinderella’s glass slipper and eat great desserts, with wine for the parents. Children are encouraged to wear their favorite Cinderella and Prince Charming outfits. Tickets for Cinderella’s Ball are $50 and are available at firstname.lastname@example.org or 212-679-0401 x5.
When: March 1st, 2014 at 11am, 1pm, 3:30pm
March 2nd, 2014 at: 11am, 1pm, 3:30pm
Where: Florence Gould Hall
55 East 59th Street, NYC
Price: $40 per adult, $35 per child
To purchase tickets click here or call Ticketmaster at (800) 982-2787. You can also purchase at the box office: Tuesdays: 11am-7pm, Wednesdays-Fridays: 12:00pm – 7:00pm; Saturdays: 12pm-4pm
Stay tuned for upcoming performances in the “Once Upon a Ballet” series from the New York Theatre Ballet of Carnival of the Animals & Sleeping Beauty’s Wedding in May.
I was not compensated for this post. I received tickets.
Senior Reviewer Maytal Wichman is the owner of Mama’s Bites and has also written for The Huffington Post. She has been living in New York City for thirteen years and holds a Bachelor’s Degree in English Literature as well as a Law Degree, but blogging is her true passion. Maytal is a stay-at-home mom to three kids (ages 7, 4 and 1) and loves finding great products that make her family’s life easier.