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F.C.’s BalletNova to Present ‘Paquita & Other Works’

Falls Church-based BalletNova Center for Dance will present “Paquita and Other Works” this weekend at the Thomas Jefferson Community Theater. 

Performances are scheduled for Friday and Saturday, May 2 and 3, at 7:30 p.m., and Sunday, May 4, at 3 p.m. 

In addition to a performance of “Paquita,” a classical ballet takes place in Spain during the occupation of Napoleon’s army, the evening will also feature the Italian-inspired ballet “Grand Tarantelle” and “Sígame,” a contemporary ballet piece which explores the spirit of the tango. Additionally, GinDance Company will join BalletNova for a special performance of the Asian-inspired modern dance “The Teller.”

The Thomas Jefferson Community Theater is located at 125 S. Old Glebe Road. Advance sale tickets are $8 – $30 for general admission, with discount for students and seniors. Tickets are $3 more at the door. For more information, visit