Celebrate Seattle

Celebrate Seattle

Presented by Pacific Northwest Ballet and the Next 50

Event Details

  • Sep 16 , 2012
  • Lobby - 2 hours prior to show time
  • $25 - $115

Celebrating PNB’s 40th Anniversary and Seattle Center’s 50th Anniversary

The mighty Pacific Northwest Ballet Orchestra takes the spotlight with dancers, video flashbacks, and special guest appearances for a double anniversary salute to PNB, the Seattle World’s Fair, and NASA’s race to outer space.

This one-of-a-kind performance includes: 
• PNB Orchestra performances of Silvestre’s Back to the Future, Holst’s Saturn & Jupiter, Dvorak’s Song to the Moon & selections from Beethoven’s Symphony no. 9 and Stravinsky’s Firebird Suite
Apollo pas de deux and Circus Polka starring Artistic Director Peter Boal as the Ringmaster
• Astronaut Cady Coleman
• NASA’s Mars Curiosity landing film
Star Trek’s Nichelle Nichols, introduced by June Lockhart of Lost in Space
• Curiosity Mars rover flight director Bobak Ferdowsi (aka “Mohawk Guy”)
• Video histories of Pacific Northwest Ballet and the building of the Seattle World’s Fair
• Angry Birds at the Seattle Center

To learn more about Celebrate Seattle, visit the Pacific Northwest Ballet's website.

Event Showings

Event Details

  • Sep 16 , 2012
  • Lobby - 2 hours prior to show time
  • $25 - $115
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