Ballet Austin presents: The Rite of Spring

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Power. Precision. Passion. Explore exquisite live music and these timeless themes this Valentine's weekend. Three beautiful ballets and three brilliant composers come together for classically scored displays of dance with innovative new arrangements. Featuring the Austin Symphony Orchestra.

Rite of Spring

Celebrate the 100th Anniversary of Igor Stravinsky’s remarkable score of The Rite of Spring,  featuring contemporary movement for this enthralling tale of sacrifice to the gods.
Choreography by Stephen Mills
Music by Igor Stravinsky

Allegro Brillante

Ballet Austin takes you to the height of neo-classical technique with George Balanchine’s Allegro Brillante to Tchaikovsky’s brilliant score; the union of speed and precision with passion and abandon.
Choreography by George Balanchine
Music by Peter Ilyitch Tchaikovsky

Requiem for a Rose

Emotion overflows in Requiem for a Rose, as Annabelle Lopez Ochoa’s bold choreography unfolds to Shubert’s inexorable and romantic melodies.
Choreography by Annabelle Lopez Ochoa
Music by Franz Schubert

Event Details


2.17.13 | 3:00 pm
2.16.13 | 8:00 pm
2.15.13 | 8:00 pm


701 W. Riverside Dr.
Austin, TX 78704