Special School Matinees
School matinees for Nutcracker and BOLD MOVES are approximately 55 minutes in length and highlight a portion of the full production. A study guide for teachers is available on-line and includes teaching objectives. Reservations can be made through the Rockford Dance Company office (815-963-3341). Seating is done by a first payment, first seated basis.
All school matinees is $4. per student and offer one free ticket for teacher. Chaperones receive on free ticket for every 15 students. Home School groups less than 12 students pay $6.00 per person. Home School groups pay for teachers and chaperones.
BOLD MOVES featuring Rite of Spring
April 12, 10:30am
Coronado Performing Arts Center
Links to support material
Joffrey Ballet in Nijinksy's original production: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jF1OQkHybEQ
Pina Bausch's re imagination of the piece (opening excerpt): http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NOTjyCM3Ou4
Maurice Bejart's re imagination of the sacrifice: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ooi7eomsTuc
A film about the riots which occured on the premiere: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=p3ArnGRJlt4