Ice Cream Sweet – A Tasty New Ballet
California Contemporary Ballet
Brought to life by the power and passion of our Youth Ballet Company as they transform you to a world of ice cream and their favorite flavors. You can almost taste the yummy Vanilla, Raspberry, Chocolate, Butter Pecan and others, as they dance down the Rocky Road!
Enjoy this charming ballet created and choreographed by
Artistic Director, Aerin Holt and Lynn Pittenger
Music by internationally recognized composer, Carol Worthey
One Weekend Only!
Saturday, April 22, 2017 at 2:00pm and 5:00pm
Join us for Ice Cream Reception after 5pm show!
Sunday, April 23, 2017 at 2:00pm
at CALIFORNIA DANCEARTS
DANCE STREET THEATER
4490 Cornishon Ave
La Canada, CA 91011
COMING AGAIN SOON
Aerin Holt presents
in association with California Contemporary Ballet
The Chilling Soul of the Winter Winds…
In Association with
California Contemporary Ballet
Brings to you, a NEW original ballet
The Legend of Jack Frost
A colaboration between
Composer, DWIGHT B. MIKKELSEN
and Choreographer, AERIN HOLT
with a well researched and imaginative storyline inspired from ancient folklore.
Created as a prequel to CCB’s successful 16 year running ballet of the
Great for the entire family, The Legend of Jack Frost, delivers a Winter Solstice celebration complete with tiny Snowflakes performed by children and pre-professional youth supporting a principal cast of professional career dancers. Join the company of California Contemorary Ballet as they portray spectacular mythical creatures such as, Fairies, Snow Princesses, The Snow Maiden, The Green Man and his Lady, an amazing aerial Phoenix and even a Dragon! Enjoy special guest starring appearances from her majesty, The Snow Queen.
Meet Jack Frost, the spirit of ice, snow, sleet and frosty weather. Famous for “nipping at your nose” and leaving delicate patterns on the cold windows in winter. Find out if Jack Frost, the mischief maker, can become worthy of true love and learn that happiness begins by giving to others.
From the creators of the popular ballet the “Snow Queen”. This magical story is brought to life by a company of remarkable power and passion. Featuring a unique blend of contemporary and classical dance with a dramatic original musical score. Bring the entire family and share the experiences of a tiny girl as she travels through a world of adventure, friendship and ultimate happiness. With set design perfectly suited for a fairy and a story inspired by Hans Christian Andersen, this spring-time ballet can’t be missed!
Original Music by
Dwight Bernard Mikkelsen
Original Choreography by
in collaboration with
Lynn Bryson Pittenger
COMING AGAIN ON A DECEMBER DAY Soon
Don’t miss CCB’s Classic Ballet of Snow Queen coming again soon
Winter Season Presentation
Only One Weekend Only!
Or call to order tickets by phone at
For Information only 818-790-7924
“California Contemporary Ballet’s Snow Queen Stands Out!” — Los Angeles Times
Experience the magic of the Snow Queen, the creator of Winter wind and snow. Based on the story by Hans Christian Andersen, this Wintertime tale can’t be missed! Bring the entire family to experience the adventures of young Gerda as she persists to save her best friend Kai. Meet the Enchantress, Gypsy Girl, Gypsy Boy, Crows and enjoy the Prince and Princess as they perform a grand pas de deux. Open yourself to the world of the Snow Queen as she reverses an old tragedy and brings tears of joy to an entire village.
The magical story is brought to life with choreography by Aerin Holt and music by Randall Michael Tobin, along with fairy tale set designs, custom hand-sewn costumes and The Snow Queen cast performing with remarkable power and passion! Featuring an extraordinary blend of aerial arts, gymnastics, and a rich variety of classical ballet and contemporary dance that spin the emotional story to its surprising and delightful conclusion. Allow California Contemporary Ballet to give you a memorable and moving experience as they take you on a journey and transform you to the inner realm of The Snow Queen.
“California Contemporary Ballet, I believe, has made a new tradition out of the Snow Queen” — Glendale News Press
“ Spectacular Snow Queen by California Contemporary Ballet-The show is an extravaganza of gorgeous sights and vibrant music.” — Chronicle Press