Snow White | Columbia | Matinee
March 16, 2024 | 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Columbia City Ballet, now South Carolina Ballet, is thrilled to invite audiences of all ages to witness the enchanting tale of Snow White come to life on the Koger Center’s stage. This thrilling production, infused with Artistic Director William Starrett’s unique artistic flair, promises to transport you to a world of pure wonder.
Starrett’s love of classical ballet and innate musicality is evident in every detail of this reimagining of the Grimm Brother’s timeless story. His passion for the art form shines through the exquisite choreography, stunning score, and beautiful costumes and sets. This ballet is a testament to his unwavering dedication to his craft and his desire to bring something fresh and exciting to the stage.
The cast for South Carolina Ballet’s (Columbia City Ballet) production of Snow White includes seasoned professionals from the company’s roster. Audiences will be in awe of the beauty and grace of Demi Soloist Gabrielle Gardner as Snow White and Principal Claire Rapp as the Evil Queen. The production also features Principal Dancer Joshua Van Dyke as Prince Charming.
In addition to the exquisite choreography, the music for the production is composed by the renowned Edvard Grieg. Grieg’s masterful compositions perfectly complement the enchanting and whimsical atmosphere of the ballet, adding an extra layer of depth and emotion to the storytelling.