beauty & the beast 2009


Immediate: February 4, 2009 Contact: Alicia Steger 516.572.9634 e-mail:

Classics For Kids at Nassau Community College Presents "Beauty and the Beast" – Ballet Long Island

March 1  

Garden City, NY Classics for Kids at Nassau Community College is proud to present the original ballet Beauty and the Beast with Ballet Long Island, which will take place on Sunday, March 1 at 1:00 and 3:30 p.m. in the College Center Building. In the show, the classic fairy tale becomes an original ballet set to classical music. An enchanted castle, a father, a daughter, a beast, love, longing and seeing people for who they really are are all part of this wonderful story. Ballet Long Island has been presenting its sparkling performances since 1985. They are a perennial favorite at Classics for Kids.

Classics for Kids is sponsored by the Nassau Community College Cultural Program. Tickets for Beauty and the Beast cost $1.50 person. Since seating is limited, parents are urged to purchase tickets in advance. For more information, call 516.572.7153 Monday through Friday from 9:00 a.m. to 4:45 p.m.

About Nassau Community College

Nassau Community College, a division of the State University of New York, is an institution where over 22,000 full- and part-time students and 14,000 continuing and professional students start and continue their successful journey through higher education. More than 60 fields of study are offered on a 225-acre campus located in the center of Long Island. As the largest single-campus two-year college in New York State, Nassau Community College maintains a national reputation for excellence.