Variations/Collaborations

Saturday, March 28, 2020  7:00pm  

Kurtz Center of the William Penn Charter School
3000 West School House Lane / Philadelphia, PA 19144

An Evening of dynamic dance and music, with live music from ATLYS quartet, featuring twins Genevieve and Sabrina Tabby, Settlement Music School Alumnae. Metropolitan Ballet Company will present contemporary ballets by two Princess Grace Foundation Award-winning artists: Tommie-Waheed Evans and Jenelle Figgins. Their extraordinary dances will premiere alongside new work by their artistic contemporary, Sarah Mettin, Metropolitan’s Artistic Associate. Sharing the stage with Metropolitan are special guest artists from the Washington Ballet’s Professional Training Division. 

Admission $20.00 in Advance, $25.00 at the Door.  Tickets now available at Met Ballet’s Ticketleap page! Run time is approximately 95 minutes, including one intermission. 

 

 

Family Concert Series: Peter Pan 

Saturday, November 23, 2019 at 1:00 pm and 4:00 pm;

Sunday, November 24 at 1:00 pm and 4:00 pm

Josephine Muller Auditorium
Abington Friends School
575 Washington Lane, Jenkintown, PA 19046

Admission: $15 in Advance/$20 at the Door. Purchase online at Met Ballet’s Ticketleap page or call 215-663-1665.  Run time is 90 minutes, and one intermission. Schools and groups are welcome. 

Metropolitan Ballet Company will present an exciting production of Peter Pan, a rollicking story ballet, brought to life with exuberant dancing, and magical costumes and sets. 

 

 

Showcase 2019: COLORS

Saturday, June 1, 2019 ~ 11:00am (pre-show), 1:00pm & 4:00pm Sunday, June 2, 2019 ~  1:00pm & 4:00pm

Josephine Muller Auditorium
Abington Friends School
575 Washington Lane, Jenkintown, PA 19046

Admission: $20 in Advance/$25 at the Door

Celebrate the end of the year! Join the students of Metropolitan Ballet Academy for their sparkling Showcase Performance of COLORS.  Program will also feature contemporary works by choreographers, Denise D’Angelo, Sarah Mettin, Jessica Lang, and Ashley Walton.

Our Creative Movement students (ages 3/4) will perform on Saturday morning at 11:00am — No tickets are necessary to attend this pre-show performance.

 

 

Variations/Collaborations

Saturday, March 23, 2019 ~ 7:00pm  

Kurtz Center of the William Penn Charter School
3000 West School House Lane / Philadelphia, PA 19144

An Evening of Music and Dance with Settlement Music School, featuring special guest artists, San Francisco Ballet School Trainee Program.

Admission $20.00 in Advance, $25.00 at the Door.  Run time is approximately 95 minutes, including one intermission.

Brilliant live music and contemporary choreography by Jessica Lang, Sarah Mettin, and Ashley Walton.   

New! Join us before the show!  “Trolley to the Barre” for a beer and a bite!  Complementary Trolley to Wissahickon Brewing Company!

Complementary Trolley –   “Trolley to the Barre” for a beer and a bite!  A complementary trolley will shuttle roundtrip from the Kurtz to the Wissahickon Brewing Company.

Beginning at 4:45, final return to the Kurtz at 6:30.  Lite bites provided by Metropolitan Ballet Company’s Board of Directors, cash bar.

 

 

 

Family Concert Series: Cinderella

Saturday, November 17, 2018, 2:00pm & 6:00pm
Sunday, November 18, 2018, 2:00pm

Josephine Muller Auditorium
Abington Friends School,
575 Washington Lane, Jenkintown, PA 19046

Admission: $15 in Advance/$20 at the Door
Run time is 90 minutes, and one intermission.

Metropolitan Ballet Company will open its season on Saturday and Sunday, November 17-18, 2018, with an enchanting production of the classic children’s storybook ballet, Cinderella. In this family-oriented program, Cinderella is a sparkling faerie-tale ballet complete with glass slippers, fairy godmother, pumpkin coaches, wicked stepsisters, and ballroom entertainment. This magical story ballet, brought to life with exuberant dancing, will delight children of all ages.

Schools and groups are welcome!  These performances made possible by the generous support of community businesses, foundations and individuals. Thank you!

 

Showcase 2018: Under the Big Top

Saturday, June 2, 2018 ~ 11:00am (pre-show), 1:00pm & 4:00pm

Sunday, June 3, 2018 ~  1:00pm & 4:00pm

Josephine Muller Auditorium
Abington Friends School
575 Washington Lane, Jenkintown, PA 19046

Admission: $20 in Advance/$25 at the Door

Celebrate the end of the year! Join the students of Metropolitan Ballet Academy for their sparkling Showcase Performance of Under the Big Top.  Program will also feature contemporary works by choreographers, Denise D’Angelo, Sarah Mettin, Kanji Segawa, and Ashley Walton.

Our Creative Movement students (ages 3/4) will perform on Saturday morning at 11:00am — no tickets are necessary to attend this pre-show performance.