Fort Worth, TX, March 2, 2023 – Celebrate the art of dance al fresco at Ballet Concerto’s 41st annual free outdoor SUMMER DANCE CONCERT on the lawn at The Shops at Clearfork in Fort Worth. Ballet Concerto’s 2023 concert will be presented Thursday through Sunday, June 22, 23, 24 & 25 at 8:30 p.m. each night.
41st Annual Summer Dance Concert
PRESENTER: Ballet Concerto | www.balletconcerto.com
WHEN: Thursday, June 22, Friday, June 23, Saturday, June 24 and Sunday, June 25 at 8:30 p.m. nightly
WHERE: The Shops at Clearfork, 5188 Monahans Avenue, Fort Worth, Texas 76109
PRICING: FREE LAWN Seating (bring your own chairs or blanket) | Open Seating is $75 per seat | Reserved table for 2 is $140 | Reserved table for 4 is $280 | Reserved table for 8 is $500 | Sponsorships beginning at $1,500.
PURCHASE: No reservations are required for the free lawn seating | Purchase reserved seats at www.balletconcerto.com or call (817) 763 – 5087.
Three spectacular ballets are planned for each night’s performance. Ballet Concerto engages choreographers of national and international renown and professional dancers from ballet companies throughout the United States for this concert. Ballet Concerto has presented this popular professional ballet performance to metroplex audiences every summer since 1983.
Spanish dance master Luis Montero will return to restage his Andalusian Suite which received its world premiere at Ballet Concerto’s SUMMER DANCE CONCERT in 1997. Other works are being planned as well including Irish Suite with choreography by Dennis Spaight, to be restaged by Associate Artistic Director Webster Dean, and Dream On with choreography by Elise Lavallee.
Located at 5188 Monahans Avenue in southwest Fort Worth, the performance venue is nestled amongst The Shops at Clearfork, an open-air shopping, dining and entertainment, living and office destination. The site has adjacent free parking that accommodates 800 cars. Pre-ordered picnic dinners will be offered by restaurants for pick up prior to performance. Included in the nights’ activities is a Silent Auction and a 50/50 game with all proceeds going to Ballet Concerto.
Admission is free for lawn seating. Reserved table seating is $500 for a table of eight, $280 for a table of four, $140 for a cocktail table for two. Open single seating is $75. Sponsorships range from $1500 to $25,000.
To make reservations for any of the performances go to www.balletconcerto.com or call 817-763-5087.
Ballet Concerto has presented this popular professional ballet performance to metroplex audiences every summer since 1983. Fort Worth Weekly has recognized Ballet Concerto’s SUMMER DANCE CONCERT as the “Best Outdoor Cultural Event of the Summer.” SUMMER DANCE CONCERT is supported in part by the Arts Fort Worth, Texas Commission on the Arts, the Amon G. Carter Foundation, the Ryan Foundation, the Dubose Family Foundation, and the Garvey Texas Foundation plus The Shops at Clearfork a Cassco/Simon Center. Ballet Concerto is a 501©3 non profit organization.
For more information please visit www.balletconcerto.com or call (817) 763-5087.
About Ballet Concerto
Ballet Concerto, founded in 1969 under the leadership of artistic director Margo Dean, is a professional, non-profit performing arts organization based in Fort Worth, Texas. Its mission is to make ballet and other forms of dance available to all ages and backgrounds.