Experience Ballet 5:8 | ONLINE
Ballet 5:8 is dedicated to engaging communities in conversation of life and faith through innovative storytelling and breathtaking dance. Ballet 5:8 Online features film versions of acclaimed Ballet 5:8 works by Artistic Director and Resident Choreographer Julianna Rubio Slager, and renowned guest choreographers. Learn more at ballet58.org
Available now for Holocaust Remembrance Day. Pay what you can with a minimum donation of $5 that goes to support the artists of Ballet 5:8.
From the whispers of the past we hear a resound that cannot be silenced. Every human - beautiful or plain, desirable or marginalized - is precious and created with purpose. Join Ballet 5:8 for Julianna Rubio Slager’s acclaimed Butterfly, a gripping one-act ballet based on the story of a Holocaust survivor. Butterfly also features actual artwork from WWII Terezin and honors the Jewish children, artists and others held there.
Don’t miss this special version of Julianna Rubio Slager’s acclaimed Butterfly filmed at the beautiful Studebaker Theater in Chicago. Tickets are “pay what you can.” All proceeds support Ballet 5:8’s 2022/23 Season.
In honor and great respect of the residents of Terezin. Today we remember them, their courage, and the art they created in the midst of tragedy. Learn more at: jewishvirtuallibrary.org/history-and-overview-of-terezin