From: The Mendel Center at Lake Michigan College
2755 E. Napier Avenue
Benton Harbor, MI 49022
Friday, January 20, 2017, 8 p.m.
Exquisite storytelling through the time-honored art of dance THE RUSSIAN NATIONAL BALLET THEATRE's performance of CINDERELLA is an adaptation of the centuries-old folk tale of a young woman's rise from oppression and ultimate discovery of true love. Backed by a classical musical score, the dancers of this internationally-renowned troupe expertly interpret this story of good triumphing over evil. With a company of more than 50 dancers of singular instruction and vast experience, The Russian National Ballet Theatre will deliver a performance demonstrating the best in ballet artistry during this stop on their U.S. tour. Made possible in part by the Gast Young People's Performance Endowment. Sponsored by Honor Credit Union, Reny Picot, and 22 WSBT.