Ballet Under the Stars

Aug 16 - Aug 16, 2015
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Free Hartwood Acres Performance

Join Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre under the stars for a free, open-air performance in beautiful Hartwood Acres. Pack a picnic, grab a blanket, and join us for a summer evening of family fun at the Middle Road Concert Area! Find additional details and a GPS link here

 
DINNER WITH THE DANCERS • 5-7 PM
Join PBT company dancers and artistic staff for cocktails, musical entertainment and a barbecue dinner under the PBT tent. To purchase tickets to the VIP picnic, click here. (Tickets not needed for other activities.) 

FAMILY ACTIVITIES • 5 PM
Arrive early for free, family-friendly fun, including crafts, balloon animals, photo opportunities, ballerina dress-up and dance activities on the lawn. It's also an early opportunity to claim your spot for the performance! Popular food trucks BRGR and vegan-friendly Randita’s will be on site along with a homemade popsicle stand, The Pop Stop, to provide tasty concessions from 5-7 PM!
 
FREE PERFORMANCE • 7:30 PM
Relax under the stars for a free mixed repertory performance. Get the first look at the 2015-2016 company roster in scenes from some of classical ballet's most famous stories: the Act II pas de deux from Swan Lake and Giselle and the Pas d'Action and Golden Idol Solo from the mesmerizing classic La Bayadère. Plus, PBT will debut an original new work by PBT’s own Principal Dancer Yoshiaki Nakano.