Ballet group’s birthday gala set for show at Blackfriars

VFB Anniversary Gala
VFB Anniversary Gala

A repertoire of Tchaikovsky ballets will be performed at Blackfriars Arts Centre to celebrate a major milestone for the Vienna Festival Ballet.

The company is celebrating its 35th anniversary with a gala of performances and highlights from the world’s most beloved Tchaikovsky ballets which have featured in its repertoire over the years.

Beginning at 5pm, on April 5, highlights will include the legendary Rose Adagio and the Bluebird pas de deux from Sleeping Beauty, as well as Clara’s journey to the glittering land of snow in The Nutcracker.

Gershwin’s ground-breaking Rhapsody in Blue is also featured, as is the famous lakeside scene from Swan Lake, including the Dance of the Cygnets.

A highly successful Hip Hop scene from Vienna Festival Ballet’s Snow White will also be performed along with the Dance of the Mirlitons and the Trepak Dance from the Nutcracker.

Tickets £18, over 60’s £17, and under 16s £12.50.

To book call 01205 363108.