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GREAT PERFORMANCES : Miami City Ballet Dances Balanchine and Tharp

PBS Arts from Miami - Friday, October 28, 2011, 9 p.m. ET

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Witness the grace and beauty of one of America’s finest dance companies, Edward Villella’s Miami City Ballet, in a trio of signature works by George Balanchine and Twyla Tharp. Actor Andy Garcia hosts.

  • Airdate(s): 10/28/2011, 9:00 - 10:30 PM ET
  • GPER #: PMCB
  • Original Broadcast: 11/25/11
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Episode Description

Witness the grace and beauty of one of America’s finest dance companies, Edward Villella’s Miami City Ballet, in a trio of signature works by George Balanchine and Twyla Tharp. Watch the company’s critically acclaimed performances of Balanchine’s “Square Dance” and “Western Symphony” and Tharp’s “The Golden Section.” Actor Andy Garcia hosts. GREAT PERFORMANCES is a production of Thirteen for WNET New York Public Media. The evening’s presentation is in collaboration with PBS member station WPBT.

GREAT PERFORMANCES “Miami City Ballet Dances Balanchine and Tharp” airs as part of the PBS Arts Fall Festival.

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