Sunday, August 20, 2017

Yekaterinburg Ballet to open En Pointe later this month

The Yekaterinburg Opera and Ballet Theatre recently announced it will be opening its production of En Pointe at 6:30 p.m. on June 28.

The production run will continue on June 29 and 30 with performances at 6 p.m. En Pointe will reopen in the fall with performances on October 10 and 11 at 6:30 p.m.

En Pointe will showcase the Pointe technique of classical ballet. Pointe refers to a dancing style in which the dancer supports the entirety of the body's weight on the tips of his or her feet.