WHAT: Diablo Ballet presents “Celebrated Masters”
WHEN: 8 p.m. – May 6 & 7, 2 p.m. – May 7
WHERE: Del Valle Theatre, 1963 Tice Valley Blvd., Walnut Creek
RUNNING TIME: 1 hour, no intermission
TICKETS: $24-$44 (925) 943-7469; www.lesherartscenter.org
Diablo Ballet’s final program of the 22nd season, Celebrated Masters, features a new production of Carnival of the Imagination by Robert Dekkers, set to Camille Saint-Saëns's famous 'The Carnival of the Animals,’ Hamlet and Ophelia by acclaimed dance maker Val Caniparoli and Mythic Place, a new work by Isadora Duncan Dance Award winner, Gary Masters. Each performance is followed by an interactive Q&A with the dancers and choreographers, and includes a complimentary dessert & coffee reception, with an opportunity for the audience members to get up close and personal with the artists.