PR # 170 February 29, 2008
RUSSIAN NATIONAL BALLET TO PERFORM AT RVCC
The Theatre at Raritan Valley Community College (RVCC) in North Branch will present a performance by the Russian National Ballet, Sunday, March 30, at 7 p.m.
The performance is part of the Theatre?s Major Artists Series . Tickets cost $29 and $34.
The Russian National Ballet Theatre was founded to bring together the highest classical elements of the great Bolshoi and Kirov ballet companies. Leading dancers from across Russia, along with stars of the Bolshoi and Kirov ballets, have forged an independent new company within the framework of Russian classic ballet, staging new productions of such timeless classics as Giselle, Paquita and Carmen . The RVCC program will feature an evening of ballet?s greatest hits, including Bolero, Scheherazade and Les Sylphides .
For the fourth year in a row, Courier News readers voted The Theatre at RVCC as the ?Best of the Best? in 2007 in the ?Playhouse/Theater? category. This season the Theatre will present the Major Artists Series ; the 16th annual Merck Series , made possible by a generous grant from The Merck Company Foundation; School-Time Performances , a series for teachers and their students; the Family Series , for families with children ages eight and older; and the Sampler Series , a series of transformational events for youngsters age four and older and their families.
A variety of subscribers? packages are available for all Theatre series. To purchase tickets or for more information, call the Box Office, 908-725-3420, or order online at www.rvccArts.org . Senior citizen, student and group discounts are also available for a variety of performances.
RVCC, located on Route 28 and Lamington Road in North Branch, NJ, and serving Somerset and Hunterdon County residents for close to 40 years, offers more than 80 associate degrees and certificates. In addition, customized training programs and non-credit courses are available for those seeking personal and professional development.
The College is committed to offering a quality and affordable education through effective teaching, liaisons with the community?s businesses and state-of-the-art technology. For further information, visit www.raritanval.edu .