PNB cordially invites members of the Concierge Guild of Seattle, Greater Eastside Concierge Association, Seattle Hotel Concierge Association, and Visit Seattle to attend the final dress rehearsal for PICTURES AT AN EXHIBITION:
7:00 PM, Thursday, June 1st
*Please feel free to join PNB Artistic Director Peter Boal in conversation with Pictures at an Exhibition stager and former New York City Ballet principal dancer Wendy Whelan during the hour preceding the dress rehearsal. The talk begins at 6:00 PM.
How to reserve tickets:
•This invitation is intended for CGS, SHCA, Visit Seattle and GECA active members only and is non-transferable.
•RSVPs will be accepted via email only. (No phone calls, please!) Send to Gary Tucker at GTucker@PNB.org.
•The Subject Line of your email must read “Concierge-PIX"
•The body of the email must contain the following information. (Note: Incomplete RSVPs will NOT be honored.)
Affiliation: Property name AND your concierge guild or association
Contact information: Phone number AND email address
Number of tickets: Please limit your request to no more than two (2) per person. (We would be happy to assist you in purchasing addil tickets for .$30)
•Deadline to respond is 3:00 PM on Friday, May 26th. No reservations will be accepted after the deadline.
•All reservations will receive an emailed confirmation/reminder 24 hours prior to the dress rehearsal.
•Seating (general admission) for this event is restricted and subject to availability.
•If you have any questions regarding these instructions, please don’t hesitate to contact me. Thank you!
For the 6th program of its 44th season, PNB presents three of the most significant names in ballet: George Balanchine’s classical La Source is a hybrid work, drawn from several earlier ballets and first presented as a showcase for the legendary dancer Violette Verdy. Opus 19/The Dreamer, by Jerome Robbins, is a much darker work, an emotional and physical marathon with enormous awards for audience and artist alike. The evening closes with Alexei Ratmansky’s ravishing Pictures at an Exhibition. Like the Kandinsky watercolors that set the stage, ten dancers move in varying combinations to display a plethora of emotion, from raw and wild to solemn and soulful in this work, which will be staged for PNB by the acclaimed former NYCB principal dancer Wendy Whelan. PICTURES AT AN EXHIBITION plays for seven performances only, June 2– 11 at McCaw Hall.Running time is 2 hours.
Where:Pacific Northwest Ballet
301 Mercer Street
Seattle, WA 98109
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When:June 1st 2017, 7 PM - 9:30 PM