Misako Ballet Company presents a program featuring:
The premiere of "Momotaro"（桃太郎）, a new Ballet choreographed by Artistic Director, Misako Aoki. Based on the Japanese folk tale, "Momotaro" tells the story of a boy who must learn to be a hero to save his village from danger. Misako Aoki is the 2019 recipient of the Mark Ryder Original Choreography Grant from Howard County Arts Council.
The program will also include classical ballet selections from "Paquita" and " Swank" by Charlie Abel.
Misako Ballet Company is a non-profit ballet company based in Columbia, MD. Our mission is to create classical ballet and Japanese-themed performances to bring joy to our community.
The performance takes place at the Jim Rouse Theatre on February 17th at 2pm. For more information visit www.misakodance.com or call 410-884-9690.