BARRINGTON, Ill.–(CHICAGOPRESSRELEASE.COM)–Barrington Youth Dance Ensemble (BYDE) will present Sleeping
Beauty, a classic ballet for the entire family, on June 18 and June
19 at Barrington High School, Barrington, Illinois. BYDE
last presented Sleeping Beauty in 2004. BYDE’s production is
family friendly, presented in two acts with a narrator to help younger
audience members follow the ballet’s plot.
Teanna Zarro, formerly of the Joffrey Ballet, will dance the role
of Princess Aurora. Prince Florimund will be performed by Milwaukee
Ballet artist Matthew Frain. Guest artists, Nicole
Larson and Abdelazis Roque, of the Ballet Institute of Southwest
Florida, will present the roles of the Bluebird and Princess Florine.
Seventy (70) local dance students will join the twenty-two (22) members
of the Barrington Youth Dance Ensemble in support of this professional
General tickets for Sleeping Beauty are available
or by calling BYDE at 847-382-6333. Performance times and ticket prices
are as follows: Friday, June 18 at 7 p.m.; Saturday, June 19 at 2 p.m.
Preferred seating $20.00 per ticket, Adult seating $18.00 per
ticket, Seniors & Students $15.00 per ticket.
Birthday Party packages are also available, which include tickets,
special favors and a “meet & greet” with cast members. Discounted
group rates are also available for parties of 10 or more. Tickets for
our birthday parties or groups can be arranged by calling BYDE at
BYDE is honored to have the continuing support of The Duchossois
Family Foundation, The Sanfilippo Foundation, The Roberts Family
Foundation, The Benson Foundation, The Illinois Arts Council, a state
agency, Rose Packing Company, Barrington Junior Women’s Club, The
Barrington Area Community Foundation, and The Demar Family Foundation
for our productions.
Barrington Youth Dance Ensemble (BYDE) promotes artistic
integrity, involvement, and awareness through exceptional dance training
and performance in the Chicagoland area.
Additional information about BYDE or Sleeping Beauty may be
found at our website www.BYDE.org or
by calling Executive Director, Diane Crawford, at 847-382-6333.