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2012-2013 Season

THE LITTLE MERMAID

APRIL 19–27, 2013 | CAPITOL THEATRE

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Join us under the sea for an enchanting tale of the sea king’s court, the jealousy of the evil sea witch, and the tenderness of young love. This new ballet by two-time Tony Award® nominee Lynne Taylor-Corbett based on Hans Christian Andersen’s enduring classic is sure to become a ballet classic for the entire family.


 

The Little Mermaid

THE AMERICAN SONGBOOK

September 21- October 7, 2012
BalletMet Performance Space

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Celebrating the songs that keep America whistling, tapping, clapping and yes, dancing! Featured are Amy Seiwert’s Dear Miss Cline, a spirited dance set to songs of country singer Patsy Cline; a reprise of Darrell Grand Moultrie’s Simply Sammy, a tribute to the legendary Sammy Davis, Jr.; and a collaboration with the Columbus Gay Men’s Chorus. All in the intimate setting of BalletMet’s jewel box 225-seat Performance Space!




 

The American Songbook

DRACULA

OCTOBER 26–NOVEMBER 3, 2012
CAPITOL THEATRE

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Surrender to the passion, the seduction and romance of this exciting ballet inspired by the Bram Stoker novel. Dracula is a BalletMet classic that audiences beg for year after year, and critics call “perfection.”


Pre-Show Talks

10/27, 7:30 p.m. - Daniel Collins OSU Vampires
11/2, 7:30 p.m. - Martha Sims, OSU Folklore


 

Dracula

THE NUTCRACKER

DECEMBER 7–23, 2012 | OHIO THEATRE

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Journey with Clara and her Nutcracker Prince to the Land of the Sugar Plum Fairy – a magical world of the imagination filled with colorful characters sure to enchant you and your family.




 

The Nutcracker

ROMEO & JULIET

FEBRUARY 14–17, 2013 | OHIO THEATRE

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Presenting Sponsor: Chase


This beautiful tale of two star- crossed lovers is considered one of the most striking love stories ever written. Join the BalletMet dancers as they perform David Nixon’s full length ballet filled with romance, heartache and a tale of love so beautiful it is sure to move your soul.




 

Romeo & Juliet

THE RITE OF SPRING

MARCH 22–24, 2013 | OHIO THEATRE

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Presenting Sponsor: AEP


1913: Woodrow Wilson is inaugurated the 28th president; Federal Income Tax takes effect; Tiny Broadwick becomes the first woman to parachute from an airplane; and in Paris the world premiere of Igor Stravinsky’s ‘The Rite of Spring’ causes riots. BalletMet and over 100 musicians of the Columbus Symphony collaborate on the 100th anniversary of this ground-breaking masterpiece just in time for spring...sans riots.


 

The Rite of Spring
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