The Lake Area Ballet Theatre's (LABT) annual Spring Gala ballet showcase, which will celebrate the talents of over 100 local dancers and guest artists. The performance will be held on Saturday, March 25, 2017, at 7 p.m. at the Rosa Hart Theatre in Lake Charles.
The Lake Area Ballet Theatre (LABT) will present an exciting and colorful repertoire of vignette ballet performances from popular productions, including Jukebox, O’ die Frauen, Études: a student of ballet practice and Passports, a new piece choreographed by KaLinda LeJune with music organized by Dr. Lonny Benoit.
LABT is led by Colleen Cannon Benoit, who spent much of her career studying and teaching at the Clarke Dance Center under the direction of Cissie Clarke and the late Ida Winter Clarke. The mission of LABT is to stage full-scale ballet productions, provide new and innovative works and develop the next generation of local dancers.
Tickets are $25 and can be purchased online at www.lakeareaballettheatre.com. Lake Area Ballet Theatre is supported by grants from the City of Lake Charles, Calcasieu Parish Police Jury, Lake Charles/SWLA Convention & Visitors Bureau and the Louisiana Division of the Arts, Office of Cultural Development, Department of Culture, Recreation and Tourism in cooperation with the Louisiana State Arts Council as administered by the Arts Council of SWLA.
For more information, contact Lake Area Ballet Theatre at 337-478-1654 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.