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NYC Ballet’s Ashley Bouder and Sebastian Villarini-Velez to Highlight Philadelphia Orchestra

May 1, 2014 by I Love New York Staff

Dancers Perform Legendary "Swan Lake" Pas de Deux on Friday, August 22 @ 8 p.m.


Saratoga Springs, NY - New York City Ballet's Ashley Bouder and Sebastian Villarini-Velez will perform the iconic pas de deux from Tchaikovsky's classic Swan Lake as part of The Philadelphia Orchestra's August 22 program at Saratoga Performing Arts Center (SPAC). Bouder, a principal dancer, and Villarini-Velez, a member of NYCB's corps de ballet, will perform the famous "White Swan," and "Black Swan" scenes of the classic ballet as the Orchestra performs Tchaikovsky's score. Bouder and Villarini-Velez will perform on a specially installed dance floor in front of the amphitheatre stage.

SPAC’s Popular “Rock & Run” Kicks-off Season with 10K, 5K and 1K Events

Apr 17, 2014 by I Love New York Staff

A scene from the 1K Kids’ Run at last year’s eventSUN, MAY 18 at 9 A.M. @ SPA STATE PARK

Live Music by Over 20 Top Bands Including The Acoustic Brotherhood, Bridgette Guerrette, and Low ‘n Lonesome

SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. - SPAC's popular "Rock & Run" 10K and 5K fundraiser is slated for Sunday, May 18 at the Saratoga Spa State Park. The event kicks off at 9 a.m. with a 1K Kids' Run, followed by the 5K and 10K at 9:30 a.m. Over 20 top Capital Region bands will perform along certified running routes and at the free, post-race party on SPAC's lawn. Online registration is available at All proceeds will benefit SPAC's Vivienne Anderson program which hosts underserved children at classical performances.

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