Discover Dance: 24 April 2pm

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Here's the press release for the "Discover Dance" program, which will include PNB dancers is excerpts from PNB rep:

Pacific Northwest Ballet Presents the Spring DISCOVER DANCE Community Performance

The second outreach performance of the 2009-2010 Season

2:00 pm -- April 24, 2010

Marion Oliver McCaw Hall

321 Mercer Street at Seattle Center

SEATTLE, WA — Pacific Northwest Ballet will present the second of this season’s two DISCOVER DANCE Community Performances on Saturday, April 24 at 2:00 pm at Marion Oliver McCaw Hall. DISCOVER DANCE is part of PNB’s Community & Education Programs, offering long-term in-school residencies throughout the Greater Seattle area. The performance this spring will involve 350 elementary and middle school students from four public schools: Daniel Bagley Elementary, Graham Hill Elementary, and Alternative School #1 from the Seattle Public School District, and Eastgate Elementary from the Bellevue School District. This performance will include original choreography and backdrops created by the twelve participating classrooms with the guidance of PNB Teaching Artists. As a special feature, the DISCOVER DANCE Community Performance will also feature excerpts from the PNB repertory performed by Company dancers as well as performances by REACH Student Dance Group, an outreach program for youth ages 11-15. Tickets to DISCOVER DANCE are $12 and may be purchased by calling the PNB Box Office at 206.441.2424, online at www.pnb.org or in person at the PNB Box Office, 301 Mercer St.

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