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UpFront – Salute!
November 11, 2017
Join us for a season preview performance and salute our veterans and members of the armed forces with a wine & hors d’oeuvres celebration sponsored by The Shebeen Pub & Braai. The intimate performance includes the restaging of audience favorite “Letter To My Love” by Rainey Lacey Jarrell as well as other exciting sneak peeks from the 2017-2018 season. Celebrate with an evening of wine, hors d’oeuvres, and dance!
WHERE: The CB Studio Theatre (1885 Seminole Trail, Second Floor | Charlottesville, VA 22901)
TICKETS: $25* for Adults, $20 for Students/Seniors/Military, $15 for Children (under 12)
*Ticket includes drinks for patrons 21+
†“Letter To My Love,” by Rainey Jarrell (Atlanta, GA), honors military veterans and their families who served in World War II. Take a “Sentimental Journey” through a time period that inspired many women to join the workforce and become the now-legendary Rosie the Riveters. Watch as our Rosies live through the joys and trials of such an impactful time period. The piece includes music by Rosemary Clooney, Vera Lynn, the Glenn Miller Orchestra, and many other favorites from the Big Band era.
Choreographer Interview from the 2015 staging of the ballet:
And thank you to our season sponsors:]]>