Hilton Head Dance Theatre presents “Terpsichore”

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Hilton Head DanceHilton Head Dance Theatre will present classical and contemporary dance “Terpsichore,” named after the Greek muse of dance, at 7:30 p.m. April 6 and 2:30 p.m. April 7.

The program will open with “Concerto,” a high energy, neo-classical ballet choreographed by Karena Brock-Carlyle to Tchaikovsky’s Piano Concerto No. 3. The middle portion of the program features contemporary works beginning with a new ballet by Jamal Edwards, “Prism,” set to the music of Philip Glass. Former Broadway dance captain Kathleen Watkins will stage the iconic Fosse piece “Crunchy Granola Suite” from the Broadway show “Dancin’,” inspired by the hit single by Neil Diamond. The program will conclude with “Snow White,” a one-act ballet choreographed by Brock-Carlyle and John Carlyle. It was inspired by the classic fairy tale and is set to the music of Mark Knopfler.

Performances are at the Arts Center of Coastal Carolina, 14 Shelter Cove Lane, Hilton Head Island. Tickets are $40 for adults and $30 for children 18 and younger. For more information or to buy tickets, call 843-842-2787 or go to www.artshhi.com.