Suzanne Farrell to Sign Books November 26 at the Kennedy Center

Classic Arts News   Suzanne Farrell to Sign Books November 26 at the Kennedy Center
Former New York City Ballet dancer Suzanne Farrell will sign copies her of autobiography at the Kennedy Center on the afternoon of November 26.

Farrell will sign Holding On to Air in the foyer of the Eisenhower Theater after the matinee performance of her troupe, Suzanne Farrell Ballet. Her 2002 memoir tells the story of her life as a precocious star of the New York City Ballet, her tangled relationship with George Balanchine, her departure from the company, and her eventual return.

Also on November 26 at the Kennedy Center, children's book writer Sandra Boynton will sign her book Dog Train: A Wild Ride on the Rock-n-Roll Side after reading at the Millennium Stage at 6 p.m.

On both November 26 and 27, Peter and Cheryl Barnes will sign Maestro Mouse, their new children's book written to mark the 75th anniversary of the National Symphony Orchestra, before and after NSO children's concerts featuring Prokofiev's Peter and the Wolf.

Eliza Gaynor Minden, the inventor of the Gaynor Minden pointe shoe, will sign her book The Ballet Companion: A Dancer's Guide to the Technique, Traditions, and Joys of Ballet on November 27 after Suzanne Farrell Ballet's matinee performance.

Call the Kennedy Center Gift Shops at 202-416-8343 for more information.

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