Watch Ballet With The Experts

A still from one of Ballet Des Moines’ “Spirit” triple bill performances, “Padam Padam.” Photo: Ballet Des Moines

Ballet Des Moines is following up last weekend’s triple bill performance, “Spirit,” with a virtual watch party with special guests at 7 p.m. on Thursday. The event is part of the Ballet’s “Acts of Resilience” virtual season, created in partnership with Iowa PBS.

Choreographer Ma Cong, associate artistic director of the Richmond Ballet, will hold a live conversation after the ballet “In Formation,” which he helped create. Next, the performance of “Padam Padam” will be followed by an interview with Serkan Ustaartistic director of Ballet Des Moines. The event will close with pieces of beloved ballets, including “Sleeping Beauty” and “Le Corsaire.”

Register for free here.

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