Mad Hot Ballroom
(Children’s Film Series)
Saturday, May 19
10:15am- Dance Activities and Chick-fil-A Snacks
11am- Film presentation
SPECIAL GUESTS: Suzanne Zantop, former director of the Harford Dance Theater, will teach the Merengue and the Tango.
And as a special treat, the Chick-Fil-A Princess Cow will be on hand to try a step or two. Snacks included.
(Rated PG)- Documentary filmmaker Marilyn Agrelo chronicles the lives of several New York City schoolchildren as they get ready for a dancing competition sponsored by the nonprofit group American Ballroom Theater. As the finals of the competition near, the students — ranging in age from 10 to 11 and coming from both poor and affluent neighborhoods — make their transformation from reticent novices to confident contestants versed in the Latin styles of foxtrot, merengue and rumba.
GENERAL SEATING. Free admission for all children under the age of 13 when accompanied by an adult.