- The Hampton Ballet Theatre School
in collaboration with the Hampton Chamber Orchestra and narrator Julianne Moore
will perform the enchanting ballet "Peter and the Wolf" on Wednesday, Aug. 5, at 6:30 p.m. at the Children's Museum of the East End, 376 Bridgehampton /Sag Harbor Turnpike and a new venue for HBTS, The Montauk Playhouse on Friday, Aug. 7 at 6:30 p.m. located at 240 Edgemere Street in Montauk.
Julianne Moore to narrate "Peter And The Wolf."
The ballet, choreographed by the director of HBTS, Sara Jo Strickland
, with beautiful, handcrafted costumes by Yuka Silvera
, will virtually come alive for the children of the East End community with the live orchestra, ballet and narration.
The ballet will be danced by the students of the Hampton Ballet Theatre School, who range from four to 18 years old. The 25-piece Hampton Chamber Orchestra, conducted by Dr. Andrew Perea
, is a group of talented professional musicians who all hail from the East End.
This ballet is a treat for all ages, as Sergei Prokovfiev's
famous score introduces all the ballet characters as sounds from musical instruments. You won't want to miss this exciting, educational performance!
For performance and ticket information call the Hampton Ballet Theatre School at 631-237-4810 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org. To reserve tickets in advance contact the Children's Museum at 631-537-8250 or The Montauk Playhouse at 631-668-1124. Group rates are available.
Additional scene from "Peter and The Wolf."