Hartwood Acres sets the stage for Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre's 2018-2019 Season with an evening of fun in the sun and ballet under the stars.
FREE pre-show family activities // 5-7 p.m.
Arrive early to claim a prime spot and enjoy free pre-show activities, including food trucks and kids stations featuring craft and dance activities, photo opportunities with costumed dancers, balloon animals and more.
Picnic in the Park // 5-7 p.m.
Join dancers and artistic leaders under the VIP tent for pre-show drinks and dinner by DiAnoia's Eatery. Tickets cost $60 and benefit PBT repertory, student scholarships and community education programs. Tickets are available at pbt.org/hartwood
FREE Mixed Repertory Performance // 7:30 p.m.
As the sun sets, PBT will present a mixed repertory performance featuring classical and contemporary showpieces. Among other works, the program will feature corps de ballet dancer JoAnna Schmidt’s colorful and quirky “Lightworks” as well as principal dancer Yoshiaki Nakano’s contemporary ballet “Infusion.”