ROXEY BALLET ANNOUNCES IT”S PLAN TO PRODUCE THE BELOVED FAMILY PRODUCTION OF THE JUNGLE BOOK BALLET
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: 2/4/18
The Roxey Ballet Company
ROXEY BALLET ANNOUNCES IT”S PLAN TO PRODUCE THE BELOVED FAMILY PRODUCTION OF THE JUNGLE BOOK BALLET “MOWGLI"
Lambertville, New Jersey:
The Roxey Ballet is excited to announce it’s plan to produce the beloved Jungle Book Ballet "Mowgli", a full-length ballet based on Rudyard Kipling's, The Jungle Story.
“Mowgli” is an entertaining and unique offering for children of all ages in Central NJ. The hour-long whimsical production tells the story of Mowgli's love of the jungle and his friends and his ultimate return to the Man Village.
“Mowgli” will feature original music by Milan Svoboda and original choreography by creator and artistic director Mark Roxey, with original costumes by Roxey Ballet’s resident costume designer Alicia Worden. "Mowgli" is sure to delight audiences of all ages.
Featuring professional dancers that hail from across the country and across the world representing Austria, Japan, Korea, and Spain as well as spectacular homegrown talent. The dancers having trained at some of the top academies worldwide continue to hone their craft professionally, and now, have brought experience and training to culminate and impart with the local community in Lambertville and the greater community of New Jersey and Bucks County, PA.
A special sensory-friendly performance of Mowgli will be offered at The College of NJ, located at 2000 Pennington Rd, Ewing, NJ on May 5, 2018 at 1:00pm, followed by additional performances on Saturday, May 5 at 4:00 pm and Sunday, May 6 at 2:00 pm.
Tickets start at $20 and are available online at www.roxeyballet.org.
In-studio, up-close-and-personal performances for all ages will offer a unique opportunity to see rehearsals of Mowgli as danced by the professional company.
On Friday, April 20th at 7:30pm there will be Beer & Ballet experience for those 21 years and older. Come get a taste of dance while sampling local craft beer at Roxey Ballet’s Open Barre! Enjoy beer, wine, water and snacks free of charge with advance purchase admission of $15 ($20 at the door).
Our youngest fans are invited to partake in crafts and meet the dancers on Sunday, April 22nd at 1:00 for our exclusive Tutus and Tiaras program. Featuring music and dance specifically designed to introduce young children to ballet through storytelling, we will re-tell the story of Mowgli and all participants will take home a souvenir.
Groups, individuals, seniors and local businesses are invited to spend the afternoon with us at our Brown Bag and Ballet event on Wednesday, April 25th at 11:30 am. Take a behind-the-scenes look at the creative process that goes into creating Roxey Ballet’s repertory works such as Mowgli, engage in conversations with the dancers, and get a preview of the show. Bring your friends, bring your lunch, and enjoy a wonderful afternoon of dance!
About the Roxey Ballet Company: Roxey Ballet is a world-class, all-inclusive contemporary ballet company that uses dance to build community and cultural bridges. 2018 marks the 24th year of the Roxey Ballet Company, founded and directed by the talented and dedicated Mark and Melissa Roxey. The Mill Ballet School is the official school of Roxey Ballet.
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