Verb Ballets returns to Twinsburg for Night Moves

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Verb Ballets will return to Perici Amphitheatre at Glenn Chamberlian Park in Twinsburg on July 19, 2013, at 8:30 p.m.

After a successful inauguration of Night Moves, a cultural collaboration between Twinsburg, Aurora, Hudson, Streetsboro and Solon Center for the Arts, it returns to create a magical dance presentation under the stars.

"Through this collaboration Night Moves has made it possible to bring the highest caliber artistic talent in our region to our residents right in their backyards at an affordable price," said Derek Schroeder, parks and recreation director in Twinsburg.

In addition there will be a pre-show performance from 7 to 8 p.m. featuring students from local dance studios.

Featured on the evening's program is "Carmen: Story of Passion (2012)" choreographed by Richard Dickinson (Ohio Ballet, Hubbard Street Dance Chicago, Boston Ballet).

Also, on the program will be previews of Verb Ballets newest ballets choreographed by noted Hollywood choreographer, Daryl Gray and Tommie-Waheed Evans of PHILADANCO! Gray's work explores Latin musician, Larry Harlow's, Cuban salsa sounds. Tommie-Waheed Evans is founder of Waheed-Works.

Night Moves adult lawn tickets (ages 16 and up) are $10, and youth lawn tickets (15 and younger) are $5. Blue Canyon VIP Floor seats are available for $30 and include a pre-reception from 6 to 7 p.m. with wine tasting, appetizers, and event souvenir.

Tickets can be purchased by calling 330-963-8722, online at www.twinsburgrecreation.com or in person at the Twinsburg Community Center, at 10260 Ravenna Road in Twinsburg,. Doors open at 6 p.m. for food and drink sales. Outside food and beverages are not permitted. Guests on the lawn are invited to bring blankets and/or a chair. Perici Amphitheatre at Glenn Chamberlian Park is at 10260 Ravenna Road in Twinsburg. Inclement weather location is at Twinsburg High School, 10084 Ravenna Road.

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