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Hooked on Classics: Back to Bach and Off to Offenbach

Saturday, June 4, 2016
Sunday, June 5, 2016

Join us for an exciting evening of dance with choreography by five Maine based choreographers and featuring dancing by the talented Bangor Ballet dancers and guest artist Riley Watts, a Bangor Ballet alumnus and former member of the Forstythe Company in Frankfort, Germany who has just completed an international tour with former Paris Opera Ballet star Sylvie Guillem. Contributing choreographers include Bangor Ballet Founding Artistic Director Ivy Clear-Forrest, Julliard graduate Michelle Mola-Fireman, Bangor Ballet alumna and former Portland Ballet former dancer and eacher Katrina Smedal, Lito-John Demetita formerly of Erie Ballet, and Augusta based teacher and award winning choreographer Andrea Michaud Tracy. WIth music by Bach, Massenet, Olafur and Offenbach, the evening will be a delight to all. Performances are at 7pm at the Gracie Theater in Bangor on June 4 and at MDI High School of June 5. Ticket prices are $15, $12 and $8 and are available at Bangor Ballet, Thomas School of Dance, Patrick's Hallmark Shop in Bangor, and at Shermans' Bookstore in Bar Harbor.