Win Tickets to Ballet BC Grace Symmetry


Thursday, February 13th, 2014 — 1:14pm PST
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Ballet BC presents Grace Symmetry in collaboration with Turning Point Ensemble from February 20th to February 22nd, 2014 at the Queen Elizabeth Theatre. Featuring live music by Turning Point Ensemble, Grace Symmetry includes World Premieres by Kevin O’Day and Medhi Walerski, plus the return of In Motion by Wen Wei Wang, an audience favourite from the 2010/11 dance season.

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Alexis Fletcher and Gilbert Small. Photo by Michael Slobodian for Ballet BC.

Ballet BC’s Artistic Director Emily Molnar says, “We are thrilled to present this collaboration with Turning Point Ensemble, one of Canada’s leading chamber orchestras, alongside three brilliant choreographers and the artists of Ballet BC. Both Kevin O’Day and Medhi Walerski return with two stunning new works, adding to the diversity of the Company’s repertoire as well as the reprisal of Wen Wei Wang’s gorgeous In Motion. All three pieces will be performed to live music and promise a spectacular treat for dance and music lovers alike.”

This World Premiere by American-born Kevin O’Day, Artistic Director of Kevin O’Day Ballett Nationaltheater Mannheim, couples his sophisticated understanding of music and movement with his creative spirit, inspiring daring, risk-taking dance that complements the innovative style and vision of both TPE and Ballet BC. For this creation, O’Day will work with New York-based composer and long-time collaborator John King on a new composition for the TPE orchestra. O’Day has danced with the Joffrey Ballet, Frankfurt Ballet, American Ballet Theatre, New York City Ballet and Baryshnikov’s White Oak Dance Project. He has created more than 50 works, including Face to Face which Ballet BC premiered in 2010.

Tickets for Grace Symmetry can be purchased through Ticketmaster at 1-855-985-2787 (855-985-ARTS) or online and range in price from $22.25 to $70.00 (plus service charges).

Win Tickets to Ballet BC Grace Symmetry

If you would like to attend, I have a pair of tickets to give away for the performance on February 21st. Here’s how you can enter to win:

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I will draw one winner at random from all entries at 12:00pm on Monday, February 17, 2014. Follow Ballet BC on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram for more information.

Combining classical integrity with a contemporary sensibility, Ballet BC is a company of 18 talented dancers from Canada and around the world that is committed to the ballet of today. Solidly grounded in the rigour and artistry of classical ballet, with an emphasis on innovation and the immediacy of the 21st century, the company presents a distinct and diverse repertoire of the most sought-after Canadian and international contemporary ballet choreography.

Update The winner is Monique!

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45 comments

  1. Samantha says:

    I haven’t been to a ballet before, looks interesting.

  2. kari says:

    I’d love to win these tix! Wish me luck!

  3. jan says:

    haven’t been to the ballet in years

  4. Kelly Lemmers says:

    I would love to take my daughter to this show!

  5. dali says:

    would love to go see this

  6. Sabrina says:

    I’d love to go to this – I’ve only seen the Nutcracker, so I desparately need to broaden my horizons! 🙂

  7. Alecia says:

    This would be an awesome opportunity to see a ballet show!

  8. Love to take my Mom to this! Good Luck

  9. Hannah says:

    I love the ballet!

  10. James says:

    I’d love to go see this!

  11. margaret Hill says:

    I would love to take my grand daughter to this as she is taking ballet lessons

  12. Oana says:

    I’d love to go!

  13. Ali says:

    I’d love to take my Mom!

  14. ljay says:

    an evening shared with Ballet BC is inspiring, uplifting and good for you soul! art that moves you

  15. monique says:

    would be amazing to experience this

  16. CW says:

    Never been to the ballet, may as well start with the best

  17. bjh says:

    I love dance, and would love to go!

  18. Dora says:

    I love Ballet BC!!

  19. Peter Holbrook says:

    I enjoy the physicality of the performance, very impressive.

  20. Michelle W says:

    This sounds like it will be a beautiful performance, I would love to attend! Thanks!

  21. KY says:

    Looooove ballet

  22. Amy says:

    I’d love to go!

  23. nathan says:

    Ballet!

  24. Marianne says:

    Sounds like a beautiful event!

  25. Sheryl says:

    I would love to take my daughter also a ballet dancer to this!

  26. Bryan says:

    Ballets are great!

  27. Sharylin says:

    This would be a wonderful night out.

  28. Stephanie says:

    Looks like a great night out.

  29. Kelsey W says:

    I have never seen the BC Ballet Perform and would love to experience this!

  30. Michelle says:

    Sounds fun!

  31. Lois says:

    Contemporary dance and music are two languages I am engaged in learning more about. Would love to see this show.

  32. Kathleen says:

    would love to see this

  33. Peg says:

    Would love Ballet BC tix to take a young dancer!

  34. Riley says:

    Love the ballet!

  35. Gerald says:

    We all need to support this great ballet company and ensure that it continues to provide Vancouver with world class dance. Yeah Ballet BC!

  36. Andy C. says:

    My wife would love to go!

  37. Ana C. says:

    I’d love to attend! thanks!

  38. Debbie says:

    Love to go to the ballet!

  39. Jen R says:

    This sounds great! I would love to go!

  40. Ka G. Chi says:

    This show seems quite interesting!

  41. Tracy says:

    Haven’t seen a ballet show live yet, would love to!

  42. Rachel says:

    Would love to take my daughter to see a live ballet performance.

  43. Sanaz says:

    I’d love to win this!

  44. chista says:

    haven’t gone to see a ballet bc show – would love to see one!

  45. Stotes says:

    This sounds great.

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