Ballet Conservatory of South Texas:
Fancy Nancy: Bonjour, Butterfly & Carnival of the Animals Ballet on Saturday, November 5 at 3pm
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General Admission – $20 per person
VIP – $40 per person (includes goodie-bag, prime seating, souvenir picture with Fancy Nancy, and much more!). Must arrive at the Laurie Auditorium by 2pm.
The Ballet Conservatory of South Texas will begin their 2016-2017 season on Friday, November 4, and Saturday, November 5 with two exciting new productions. The family-oriented program will feature a company premiere of Fancy Nancy: Bonjour, Butterfly, based on the bestselling storybook by Jane O’Connor, and a ballet classic, Carnival of the Animals. These magical story ballets are brought to life with enthusiastic dancing by the BCSTX company members, and will delight children of all ages.
Friday, November 4 at 10am is a special performance for San Antonio school children, Kindergarten to 2nd grade. The Ballet Conservatory has reached out to the Title 1 elementary schools in the San Antonio area to provide free tickets to the students and teachers for this special event. At this time, over 2,200 students from Title 1 schools will be in attendance!
We are also partnering with SAReads, and will host a book drive during the November 5th performance. For all ticketed guests, if they bring a new children’s book to donate to the SAReads Book Bank, they will receive a “fancy” surprise.
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The arts are an important part of the betterment and growth of a community. Dance in particular is an expressive and significant art form that can inspire, educate and enrich the lives of those who study and experience it. We provide superior dance instruction and performance experience for aspiring young dancers in an environment that emphasizes positive reinforcement, creativity, and promotes self-esteem. Learn more about our ballet classes and Dance Company.
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San Antonio, has designated The Ballet Conservatory
of South Texas as it’s “Preferred School” for developing
serious young dancers. Our close relationship with Ballet San Antonio has many benefits, including collaborative performance opportunities.
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