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Featuring over 1300 students from area schools in Richmond and Charlottesville, the culminating performance is one of the signature events of the Richmond Ballet calendar each year. Alongside our professional company, students bring stories to life through dance.
2017 Return to the River
With narration by Chief Anne Richardson of the Rappahannock Tribe, students danced a story from Chief Anne’s own childhood. Embracing the beautiful challenge of preserving cultural identity in contemporary life, Return to the River was a celebration of persistence and a reminder that no matter who we are and what we face, we can all have an impact in the world around us.
2016 The Gift: Ecology In Motion
The Gift follows a young boy and girl as they explore the gifts that nature can bring to the human world, and what may happen should mankind fail to preserve such precious gifts. Inspired by Doug Tallamy and his work in entomology, ecology and wildlife conservation, The Gift reminds us that we all possess the power to make a difference in the health of our planet.
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