Rhythm on the River presents BALLETMET COLUMBUS
Aug 31, 2012
Columbus Recreation and Parks Department welcomes BalletMet Columbus to Bicentennial Park for a free performance on Friday, August 31 at 8 p.m. as part of the Rhythm on the River performance series.
The nighttime sky on the Scioto Mile is the perfect backdrop for an evening of exhilarating dance as the talented dancers of BalletMet Columbus kick off Labor Day Weekend!
BalletMet Columbus, renowned for its versatility and innovative repertory, ranks among the nation’s largest dance companies, and its Dance Academy ranks among the largest dance-training centers. Since its inception in 1978, BalletMet has added 157 company premieres to its repertoire and produced 129 world premieres. It has also developed DanceReach, a series of educational and outreach programs that serve nearly 35,000 people annually; through DanceReach, up to 70 scholarships each year give access to talented youth, many from minority and underserved groups, who cannot otherwise participate.
6:30 p.m. – Food and beverage sales begin
8:00 p.m. – Performance
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