Event Details
Sat, May 15, 2021 - 8:00 PM
All Ages
Event Description

Abilities Dance Boston is thrilled to premiere a new Firebird ballet livestreamed from the Wimberly Theatre at the Calderwood Pavillion on May 14 + 15 at 8:00 pm EST. This production features a completely new score by director of music Andrew Choe and new choreography by Founder/Executive & Artistic Director Ellice Patterson (in collaboration with the dancers). The same production will premiere both nights. 

*Ticket sales end one hour before showtime. Viewing links are not sent automatically after registration. A link for the production will be sent to attendees no later than one hour before showtime. VIP attendees will receive a link to the preshow conversation on the day of May 2nd.*

Disabled and nondisabled artists from across the country will infuse their artistry into this innovative ballet. Audio descriptions will be embedded into the music for all to hear. Captions will also be available. (ASL services are pending.) If there is any other accomodation requests or general questions, please email abilitiesdanceboston@gmail.com.

There are free tickets available to any who need it. General admission is $35/ticket for one showing. VIP tickets are $50 and include a general admission showing and a private pre-show conversation with the founder, director of music, and other artists to discuss the process, see a sneak peek of the rehearsals, and ask any questions before the production on May 2nd at 2 pm. 

Thank you to our funders: This production is made possible in part by a Live Arts Boston grant from The Boston Foundation. Abilities Dance is supported by the New England Foundation for the Arts through the New England Arts Resilience Fund, part of the United States Regional Arts Resilience Fund, an initiative of the U.S. Regional Arts Organizations and The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, with major funding from the federal CARES Act from the National Endowment for the Arts.This program is supported in part by a grant from the Brookline Commission for the Arts, a local agency which is supported by the Massachusetts Cultural Council, a state agency. This program is supported in part by a grant from the Boston Cultural Council administered by the Mayor’s Office of Arts and Culture.

Tickets are nonrefundable. Should the event need to be rescheduled for any reason, tickets will automatically be transferred to the new production date(s).