Wonderlust Preludes and Performances: The Making of the Little Mermaid with the Montana Ballet Company

Bozeman Public Library

Upcoming Dates & Times


Sunday, January 27, 2019 at 2:00pm - 4:00pm

Have you ever wondered how artists collaborate to create an original, live performance? Montana Ballet Company's special Artist's Panel will discuss the making of The Little Mermaid, a brand-new work inspired by the famous Hans Christian Andersen tale. The event is free and open to the public.

Join Artistic Director and Choreographer Elizabeth DeFanti along with Composer/Conductor Stefan Stern and other talented artists as they provide a glimpse of what it takes to bring a new work to life from inception to stage. Learn about Mermaid's original choreography and orchestral score, newly designed and crafted costumes, sets, lighting, and visual art. Special behind-the-scenes film footage will be shown.