Educator Resources: Beauty and the Beast Student Matinee

Thank you for bringing your students to the Beauty and the Beast student matinee on February 23rd! Utilize these resources and choose an activity or two to prepare your students to see the performance! Let us know if you have any questions at

Instructional resources and activities

Ballet activities

  • Use these photos to try out the five basic positions of ballet
  • Dance the Story video (PreK and elementary)
    • PBT teaching artist reads the Beauty and the Beast story, followed by a ballet class and themed movement activity set to music from the ballet.
      • 0:00 – 7:00  – story reading
      • 7:00 – 14:11 – quick and easy ballet class
      • 14:11 – end – learn the Rose dance (use a prop for this activity if you can! An artificial or paper flower is perfect, or even a pencil will work!)

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