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CPYB Presents The Founder's Series

222 Market Street,
Harrisburg, PA 17101
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  • Dates: June 15, 2022 - June 17, 2022
  • Recurrence: Recurring daily
  • Location: Whitaker Center for Science and Arts
  • Time: 6:30 PM
  • Price: Wednesday & Thursday performances: Adults $25; Children $15 Friday performance: Adults $30; Children $20

Experience the exhilarating beauty of Founder's Series – a school performance dedicated to CPYB Founder, Marcia Dale Weary. Founder's Series embodies the organization's mission – to inspire, educate, and enrich the lives of its students and the region through the training and performance of classical ballet.

This exciting series presents unique performances celebrating Marcia's syllabus and the students of Central Pennsylvania Youth Ballet. Featuring hand-selected ballets by CPYB's Artistic Leadership, this program has something for everyone. From timeless classics to contemporary masterpieces, you won't want to miss this cultural experience the whole family can enjoy. Reserve your seats today!

This year's Founder's Series will also feature FirstSteps; original works that are student-led, choreographed, cast, and directed. Students desiring to partake in this unique opportunity, submit their proposals including their musical selections, choreographic outline, and goals they hope to achieve by participating.

Four students were selected to continue with their works this year, taking part in a choreographic composition course led by CPYB's Director of Artistic Programming/Resident Choreographer, Alan Hineline. These original pieces will be showcased as a part of this year's Founder's Series. You won't want to miss these exemplary works, sharing the extensive creative talents of the students of Central Pennsylvania Youth Ballet.