The New York State Ballet — established in 2015 by Spencerport native and Royal Winnipeg Ballet School graduate Katherine Johnson — will perform an adaptation of Bram Stoker's "Dracula," the weekend of October 13 through October 15. The ballet features paid, professional dancers and guest choreography by Robert Royce, whose work has been performed at Edinburgh Festival Fringe for the past 15 years. NYSB company members David Morton and Margaret Rickel will portray the roles of Dracula and Lucy, respectively, and a "meet the cast" reception will follow the opening night performance.
"Dracula" will be performed Friday, October 13, through Sunday, October 15, at RIT's Robert F. Panara Theatre, 52 Lomb Memorial Drive. Friday and Saturday at 7:30 p.m.; and Saturday and Sunday at 2 p.m. Tickets are $25-$35 for adults; $15 for students; and $10-$15 for children 12 and under. 1-800-838-3006; NewYorkStateBallet.org.