May 2 – 5
Ib Andersen, artistic director of Ballet Arizona, brings together three works by choreographer George Balanchine. The program features the Arizona premiere of Emeraldsand the first act of Balanchine’s celebrated work, Jewels, as well as Themes and Variationsand Square Dance. Th, 7 p.m.; F, 7:30 p.m.; Sa, 2 p.m. and 7:30 p.m.; Su, 1 p.m. Tickets start at $25. Symphony Hall, 75 N. Second St., Phoenix, balletaz.org, 602-381-1096.