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Tue, Feb 28

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Margaret Alkek Williams Center for Dance

Houston Ballet Behind the Scenes Tour

Ever wonder how a ballet makes it to the stage or how a ballet dancer trains? Take a peak behind the curtain and see a day in the life at Houston Ballet with a behind the scenes tour.

RSVPs are closed. Contact Kristy Arnold with questions, kristyarnold@icloud.com or 832.392.5069.
LIGHT Katy
Houston Ballet Behind the Scenes Tour
Houston Ballet Behind the Scenes Tour

Time & Location

Feb 28, 2023, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM

Margaret Alkek Williams Center for Dance, 601 Preston Street, Houston TX 77002

Guests

About the event

On this hour-long look behind the scenes, a trained docent will guide us through their six-story, 115,000-square-foot facility located in the heart of downtown Houston's Theater District.

ARRIVAL

Meet in the lobby of the Margaret Alkek Williams Center for Dance at 10:20am; check-in with Kristy Arnold. Plan time for traffic, parking, walking, etc. 

LOCATION

601 Preston Street

Houston, TX 77002

The nearest cross streets are Smith Street and Louisiana Street.

PARKING

Parking Garage Recommendations: Theater Distric Parking, Lyric Center Garage, and Alley Theatre Parking Garage

More Info: https://www.houstonballet.org/plan-your-visit/buildings-parking/center-for-dance/

COST

Tour is free, although most parking will require a fee

RSVP / WAITLIST

100 spaces available -- all ages included in the count. RSVPs will be accepted beginning Monday, January 30th at 9:00am using the RSVP button above/below. RSVPs will close on Friday, February 3rd.

If your RSVP information is submitted correctly and there is space available, you will see a field trip confirmation on your screen along with a confirmation sent to your email address.

If you RSVP "yes" and receive a confirmation message but are unable to add all your family members in the count because space is full, please submit another entry using the RSVP button above/below. Enter your name so additional members of your family will be added to the waitlist. You'll be emailed if space becomes available.

If the field trip is full, join the waitlist by clicking the RSVP button above/below and submit your information. You'll be emailed if space becomes available.

CANCELATION

If you RSVP "yes" and any number in your family are unable to attend, please contact Kristy Arnold. Your spot(s) will be opened to LIGHT families on the waitlist.

PLEASE NOTE

There is no photography allowed at any time during the tour.

Hold on to handrails when going up and downstairs.

Do not touch any costumes, props, or shoes you might see during the tour (the docent will have samples to touch).

QUESTIONS

Any questions, please contact Kristy Arnold at kristyarnold@icloud.com or 832.392.5069.

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