Canyon Concert Ballet Brings Snow White to Fort Collins

Who’s the “fairest of them all?” Find out this spring when Canyon Concert Ballet brings to life the
legendary fairy tale of Snow White. This debut production for new Artistic Director, Michael
Pappalardo, will be complete with new sets, costumes, and his exquisite original choreography.

Jealous of Snow White’s beauty, the wicked queen orders the murder of her innocent
stepdaughter, but later discovers that Snow White is still alive and hiding in a cottage with seven
friendly little miners. Disguising herself as a hag, the queen brings a poisoned apple to Snow
White, who falls into a death-like sleep that can be broken only by a kiss from the charming

With expertise in pioneering classical and contemporary dance, Pappalardo offers a fresh
artistic vision for Canyon Concert Ballet and dance in Northern Colorado. Snow White will set a
new level of excellence for the company, and Canyon Concert Ballet is excited to deliver this
original full-length ballet featuring a new arrangement of Jean Sibelius’ brilliant music.

“Snow White has always been a favorite story of mine. I remember watching the movie as a
child, I could see the movement in the story. I am thrilled to bring this full-length ballet to Fort
Collins audiences,” says Pappalardo.

Don’t miss “The Fairest Ballet of All, Snow White,” coming to the main stage of the Lincoln Center
in Fort Collins, May 7 and 8, 2022. Tickets are on sale now.

Lincoln Center Fort Collins
Sat. May 7, 2022 @ 2:00pm
Sat, May 7, 2022 @ 7:00pm
Sat, May 7 2022 @ 7:00pm (Livestream)
Sun, May 8 @ 2:00pm
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Michael Pappalardo, Artistic Director, Canyon Concert Ballet