Pennsylvania Ballet at 50

Friday, May 2, 2014 - 9:00pm

Produced by WHYY and nationally broadcast by PBS, Pennsylvania Ballet at 50 is a one-hour celebration featuring the Company’s 50th Anniversary free performance for the City of Philadelphia from October 2013 at the Academy of Music. Directed by Emmy Award winner Matthew Diamond, the program includes an excerpt from Christopher Wheeldon’s After the RainUnder the Sun Pas de Deux by Margo Sappington, and George Balanchine’s Diamonds from Jewels, plus exclusive interviews with Founder Barbara Weisberger and Artistic Director Roy Kaiser.