A LOVE STORY
May 10–12, 2013
Burnsville Performing Arts Center
World Premiere. Set in England during WWII, Cinderella 1944 is an original story inspired by the classic tale told through
dance and music,and features an original musical compilation and all-new stage designs, sets,
lighting, costumes and choreography that includes swing and modern
dance styles in addition to classical ballet.
Blending tragedy, pathos, humor, hope and love, this unique reimagining of
Cinderella’s struggles and journey of discovery will surprise and delight, and provide a touching and
memorable experience for all.
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Twin Cities Ballet is the Resident Dance Company of the South Metro's premier professional theater,
Twin Cities Ballet of
Welcome! Twin Cities Ballet of Minnesota ("TCB") (formerly Lakeville City Ballet) is an independent, 501(c)(3) non-profit semi-professional dance company that draws its dancers from local and national professional dance companies, area dance schools, and community residents.
TCB strives to introduce the artistry, discipline and athleticism of ballet and other dance forms to Minnesota communities, through performances, educational and interactive programs, Scholarship Awards, and collaborative artistic events. Governed by a volunteer Board of Directors and driven by the energy and efforts of dedicated parents, students, volunteers and community sponsors, TCB continues to develop a variety of community outreach initiatives, including working with other arts organizations and schools, and to offer both its participants and audiences the opportunity to experience the enriching world of dance.
Its inaugural performance, the original, highly acclaimed full-length production of Denise Vogt's "The Nutcracker" ballet, was presented to full houses in December 2003. TCB has performed its flagship performance of The Nutcracker annually since its inception, seen by thousands of audience members each year. TCB also awards annual Scholarships to eligible students, hosts an annual Summer Dance Festival, and conducts outreach and educational seminars and demonstrations in area schools.
TCB's rehearsal and administrative home is at the state-of-the-art facilities of Ballet Royale Minnesota, the first and only dedicated classical ballet academy south of the Minnesota River, located on the border of Lakeville and Burnsville, in the heart of the Minneapolis/St. Paul south metro area. TCB is the resident dance company of, and performances are held at, the south metro's premier professional theater at Burnsville Performing Arts Center.
Click on the "Ballet Royale Minnesota " tab above for more details and directions to its studios.