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The Boston Ballet Visits BU

Excerpts from the Boston Ballet’s Brake the Eyes come to the Tsai Performance Center on Wednesday, February 21.


The Tsai Performance Center offers a sneak preview of Brake the Eyes, one of three pieces in the Boston Ballet’s New Visions program. The cast of the ballet will perform excerpts on Wednesday, February 21, before the show’s world premiere at the Wang Theatre on March 1. The ballet’s resident choreographer, Jorma Elo, who created Brake the Eyes, and artistic director Mikko Nissinen will discuss the new work and take questions from the audience. The event, sponsored by the Howard Gotlieb Archival Research Center, is free, but tickets are required and can be reserved by calling the Tsai box office at 617-353-8725.

Tickets for the Boston Ballet’s New Visions, playing at the Wang Theatre from March 1 to 4, are available for $20 with a BU ID. These discounted tickets can be purchased at the Tsai box office on the evening of February 21, or at the Wang box office, 270 Tremont St., Boston, Monday through Saturday, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. This offer is limited to two tickets per person.