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Peter & the Wolf  School Shows

Virtual Performance

Recommended for Pre-K and elementary schools

About the Program

Experience a danced-based version of this famous Russian children’s tale set to Sergei Prokofiev’s iconic symphony for children. Join Ballet Austin II as Peter and his animal friends triumph over the danger in his own back yard.

FEATURING: Ballet Austin II
CHOREOGRAPHY: Stephen Mills
MUSIC: Sergei Prokofiev

This performance also features a 15-minute sneak peek at our new world premiere ballet for children coming in 2023 – Maria and the Mouse Deer!

FEATURING: Ballet Austin II
CHOREOGRAPHY: Alexa Capareda
MUSIC: Philippine Folk Music

Curriculum

The Peter & the Wolf curriculum is offered at no charge, and includes the following components:

  • Video 1: Dance like the Duck (Pre-K4)
  • Video 2: Dance like Peter (Kinder)
  • Video 3: Dance like the Cat (Grades 1-2)
  • Video 4: Dance like the Wolf (Grades 3-5)
  • TEKS-Aligned Curricula in Theatre & Movement, Music, and Writing – designed for Grades 1 and 2

The dance lessons are optional. The dance lessons may be implemented pre-show or post-show. Some curricula are designed for pre-show, and others are designed for post-show. Some also include extension activities for further exploration.

2022 Virtual Performances

Dates & Times:

  • May 16-20, daily viewing window 7:30 A.M-3:30 P.M. Central Time

Ticket Prices:

  • $4 per student
  • $2 per student for Title I schools

Registration Guidelines:

  • Minimum 10 students per school is required for registration.

2022 Registration and Payment Schedule

Please put the following dates in your calendars now to make sure you meet all registration and payment deadlines.

  • March 2: Early registration opens for all campuses. Payment plan (deferred payment) option is available for early registrations.
  • May 6: Early registration closes, and payment plan option ends. Any registration changes are due.
  • May 6 – 13: Late registrations accepted. Payment in full is due immediately for all late registrations.
  • May 12:  All payments due for campuses that registered with the payment plan option.
  • May 13: Registration closes at 9 am.

2022 Delivery Dates for Supplemental Materials and Show Link

  • May 2: All schools that have paid in full receive the link to Peter & the Wolf recorded dance lessons web portal. All other schools receive these materials upon completion of payment.
  • May 10: All schools that have paid in full receive the link and password to the Peter & the Wolf School Show Virtual Performance web portal. All other schools receive the link upon completion of payment.

Registration and Payment Details

You will need the following information when you register:

  • The name and email address of the teacher who should receive the link to the virtual performance and supplemental materials (video contact)
  • The name and email address of the person who should receive billing info such as the invoice (billing contact)
  • The date you prefer to attend the virtual school shows
  • Title I status for your campus
  • Total # of students attending
  • School name and district
  • Total # of classrooms attending
  • The grade level(s) of students attending the show
  • Total # of teachers and aides attending
  • Total # of students with special needs attending
  • Whether or not any students will require audio description to accommodate visual impairments
  • School contact information including billing address
  • Your campus credit card to hold your registration order.

NOTE: If you select the payment plan option during early registration, your card number will be held on file to reserve your registration but will not be charged, and you will be able to pay your invoice at a later date by EFT, check, or an alternate credit card.

 

Online Registration Process:

  • During registration through our online ticketing system, there will be general instructions that apply to anyone buying tickets. Green text is specific to teachers and contains important information about school shows registration.
  • A credit card is required to hold your registration but will not be charged if you select the payment plan option (only available during early registration). Payment plans may be paid by check, electronic fund transfer, or credit card before the payment deadline on May 12 (for the May viewing period). When registering, you must create an account using your school email address, or login with a previously-created account. Guest checkout is not available for any of our school shows.
  • Upon registration, you will receive an order confirmation that will list the number of tickets reserved and the total amount due. This indicates that your order has been received.
  • You will receive a separate email within 5 business days that has your invoice included with the payment deadline listed. This is your confirmation that you are registered for the Peter & the Wolf School Shows Virtual Performance. 
  • Any changes to your initial submission are due by May 6 (for the May viewing period), and should be e-mailed directly to our Education Team.
  • If you register on or after May 6 (for the May viewing period), your payment will be due immediately upon registration.

 

Payment Options

  • Ballet Austin accepts EFT payments from several school districts, including AISD and Hutto ISD. If your district prefers payment by EFT and does not have that set up with us yet, please contact us to do so.
  • Credit cards and checks are accepted only during early registration.
  • No purchase orders are accepted as payment.
  • Before May 6: You will need to enter a credit card number for your campus to register.  The card will be held on file to reserve your registration but will not be charged. You may pay your invoice at a later date by one of the methods listed above.
  • On or after May 6: You will need a credit card for your campus to register, and the credit card will be charged immediately.
  • There are no refunds for school shows.

2022 Registrations have closed. Please check back here for info about future school shows. 

Questions?

If you have any questions that are not answered on this page, please contact Community Education Assistant, Sam Rosas-Mantilla, by email.

PETER & THE WOLF SCHOOL SHOWS SPONSOR

COMMUNITY EDUCATION UNDERWRITER

MARIA AND THE MOUSE DEER SPONSOR

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