Dancers Bring a Comic ‘Cinderella’ to Guild Hall

The Hampton Ballet Theatre School's spring production is "Cinderella." Durell Godfrey photos

The dancers of the Hampton Ballet Theatre School will take the stage at Guild Hall this weekend with their lighthearted spring production of "Cinderella."

This comic ballet is set to a score by Prokoviev and is choreographed by the school's director, Sara Jo Strickland. It will be the final production with the school for three dancers who will graduate from high school this year. Rose Kelly will dance the role of Cinderella, Caitlin Hubbell will dance as the fairy godmother, and Abigail Hubbell will appear as the spring fairy and in the grand waltz.

Adam and Gail Baranello of the A&G Dance Company will appear as the father and evil stepmother, and Nicholas Sipes, a guest artist, will dance as Prince Charming.

Costumes are by Yuka Silvera and lighting design is by Sebastian Paczynski.

Following a performance on Friday night, the weekend schedule is Saturday at 1 and 7 p.m., and Sunday at 2. Orchestra tickets cost $25, $20 for children under 12 in advance, or $30 and $25 the day of the show. Tickets can be reserved at 888-933-4287 or online at Balcony may be available at a lower rate.