New England Ballet Theatre presents:

The Carnival of the Animals

Saturday May 15 at 6pm | Sunday May 16 at 2pm

Wickham Park, Manchester, CT

Join NEBT Company Artists, Guest Artists and Student Performers at New England Ballet Theatre's performance of The Carnival of the Animals.

New England Ballet Theatre is excited to premier “The Carnival of the Animals," choreographed by Rachael Gnatowski. 

Inspired by both the original Ballet Russe production and Christopher Wheeldon's interpretation of this work for New York City Ballet, NEBT's full-length version takes place in 1928 and follows two young girls, Adeline and Ruth, as they explore a zoo and gardens. With every animal from chickens to butterflies, and ending with a celebration of dancing flowers, this comedic ballet can be enjoyed by the entire family.

Ticket Options:

General Admission....$38

Seniors 65+ & Children Under 2....$28

Premiere Seating...$45*

*Premiere Seating ticket holders will be able to choose their own lawn seating one hour before the performance, one chair per ticket.

General Admission and Seniors 65+ & Children Under 2 will be able to choose their own lawn seating 30 minutes before the performance.

Audience members will choose their own lawn seating in front of our outdoor stage at Wickham Park, please bring your own chairs.

Parking to enter Wickham Park is $9 per vehicle, CASH ONLY.


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New England Ballet Theatre

Tel: (860) 385-3439

P.O. Box 271693

West Hartford, CT 06127

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