This Tuesday (July 13) is Girl’s Night Out at SPAC, with the NYC Ballet performing a program of three Jerome Robbins ballets and a slew of opportunities to relax and be pampered – including fine wine, hair styling, makeup, chocolate tastings, complimentary massages, yoga, mini mani-pedis and more. (But they’ll let boys in, too.)
On tap are:
- N.Y.Export: Opus Jazz with music by Robert Prince. An abstract, youth-inspired ballet that mixes traditional ballet with jazz and other more modern styles. A world-wide hit when in premiered in 1958, its enduring popularity sparked a 2010 film.
- In The Night, based on four nocturnes by Frédéric Chopin, three couples dance pas de deux that examine their relationships.
- The Concert, a comic ballet with music comprised of exceeding familiar Chopin works:
We’re got a pair of lawn tickets to Tuesday’s show that we’re going to give away to a lucky Nippertown reader. To enter the drawing, just leave a comment below telling us what you did this weekend. Be to enter a working email (we won’t publish it), so we can notify you if you win. We’ll draw a name at random and announce the winner on Tuesday morning.. Congratulations, Glenna! (Everyone else – we’ve got another ticket giveaway coming up soon…)