Mini Tales and Bolero
GRBS Junior Company

May 19-21, 2017
Peter Martin Wege Theatre


“Mini Tales” is a premiere ballet that will include the following fairy tales- Goldilocks and the Three Bears, Thumbelina, and Jack and the Beanstalk. The program will also include the premiere of the ballet “Bolero,” set to the famous music of Ravel.


For more information, you can call the box office at (616) 454-4771 ext. 10

Fri, May 19, 2017 7:30 PM
Sat, May 20, 2017 2:00 PM
Sat, May 20, 2017 7:30 PM
Sun, May 21, 2017 2:00 PM


Junior Company Artistic Director

Attila was born in Kisvarda, Hungary. He received his early training at the National Ballet Institute in Budapest. After moving to the United States, he joined the Joffrey Ballet School. He has performed as a guest artist with Mobile Ballet, Bravo Dance, Harrisburg Ballet, Ballet Theatre of Chicago and the Joffrey Ballet of Chicago. Attila spent sixteen years as a companydancer and is currently in his sixth season as Ballet Master. As a company dancer, a few of his notable roles include The Prodigal Son in George Balanchine’s Prodigal Son, Max in Septime Webre’s Where The Wild Things Are, Charlie Chaplin in Gordon Peirce Schmidt’s Flickers, Tibalt in Mario Radacovsky’s Romeo and Juliet, and Melancholic in George Balanchine’s The Four Temperaments. Attila became the Artistic Director of the Grand Rapids Ballet School’s Junior Company in 2011. Since becoming the Artistic Director, Attila has choreographed Snow White, Peter Pan, Beauty and the Beast, Carnival of the Animals and Mother Goose Nursery Rhymes for the Junior Company. He and his wife Mindy have one daughter and one son, Vivian and Cameron.

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