HOUSE CALLS, NOT CURTAIN CALLS
Ballet Mobile's theatre is wherever we dance, and we make house calls, not curtain calls. You can best understand what we do by reading what people have said about us. Here are some recent comments. Our Community page has more.
Mon, 7/21/14 - Forest Haven - Ballet for Health and Healing
"I haven't been to the ballet in so long, and I loved it so much. You brought it all back." "You'll remember me, won't you? I will remember all of you." "I will be right here - waiting for you to come back in October." "I love you all." "You reminded me of how much fun I used to have when I would dance the jitterbug. Those were happy days. I haven't thought about them in a very long time." From one of the Center's leaders: "What you do is unbelievable."
Mon, 7/14/14 - Lighthouse - A July Afternoon with Ballerinas
"All I had to do was sit here, and Lincoln Center came to me." "I'm not sure how you did it, but you brought out the best in me." "I've been here for two years, and this is my favorite day ever." "This was so memorable." "I'll always remember Susan and Colleen dancing." "What you do is just awesome." From the Activities Director: "I love you guys. You are the best." From the Interim Executive Director: "You are so engaging. Everyone participated. What an afternoon!"
Sun, 7/13/14- Brinton Woods Arlington West- Summer Ballet
"This was so beautiful." "I loved this. Everybody is so pretty." "I loved being able to dance with you." "They give me so much medicine. This was better than any of it." "You put a smile on my face." "I can't dance anymore, but today made me feel that I was dancing again." From an Activities Leader: "You all are really great. This was wonderful for everyone."
Mon, 7/7/14 - Sisters at Village Julie - Summer Ballet
"We are deeply thankful for the gift that you share with us when you visit." "Ballet Mobile not only brings us a glorious aesthetic experience; it's also a learning experience for all of us." "There was so much love here today." "The connections you helped me make today were wonderful, and I could not have done it without you."
Sun, 7/6/14 - Heartlands Ellicott City - Ballerinas
"The key word for me from today is healing, and I will take it with me and remember." "I felt that we were all up there dancing with Susan and Colleen." "I am so thankful I was here today. I knew I loved your program, but I didn't really know anything about ballet until today. Now I feel I know a little bit and can enjoy it even more!" "Watching Susan and Colleen was like watching the very essence of the spirit."
Thurs, 7/3/14 - Morningside - Ballet in Memory of Our Friend
"You all have a gift. And you share that gift with all of us. That is the greatest gift of all." "The connection you share with us is from heart to heart. We all get stronger even in our sadness." "Today was magnificent. What a tribute." "What can we say? We don't need words after this." From the Activities Director: "I am deeply moved by your love and consideration for my residents."
Sun, 6/1/14 - Sunrise Annapolis - Almost Summertime Ballet
"This really took me back. I saw myself playing the piano and singing again. I remembered how it felt." "You gave me a shot of life." "I couldn't believe you could do all that in such a small space!" "Today was really special." "Everyone felt so much better after your show." "You really know how to touch people's hearts."
Mon, 5/26/14 - Sunrise Silver Spring - Memorial Day Ballet
"When I watched Susan and Rebecca today, it was like watching the angels." "Today made me remember my Army days in Korea - so long ago. It was good to remember." "I am so grateful you came today." "I can't see very well anymore, but I could see everything in my heart. And that was enough." And from the Activities Coordinator: "Everybody loved this so much today."
Sun, 5/18/14 - Brooke Grove - Patriotic Ballet and More!
"You make me proud to be an American." "I am so impressed with this." "I loved it! I loved it! I loved it!" "You pushed me back so many years, and I was so happy remembering..." "Thank you for such a lovely afternoon." "You always make me cry because it is so beautiful." And from the Life Enrichment Director: "Truly phenomenal."
Sun, 5/11/14 - Sunrise of Columbia - Mothers' Day Ballet
"You gave my mother some beautiful memories today." "My daughter and I have been reminiscing about some very happy times, thanks to you." "Beautiful program!" "I was counting the hours until your performance. Every time you come it moves me more."
Mon, 5/5/14 - Weinberg Village - Spring Day with a Ballerina
"This is the best show I have ever seen in my entire life, and I am 94 years old." "Susan's dancing was exquisite. I felt I was up there dancing with her." "Renee, Susan, and Robert gave us such a gift today. We will remember it always." "Never in my life have I ever seen professional ballet so close up. I am awed." "This was so much more than just watching beautiful ballet. We all were transported." "I am 93 years old, and you have inspired me."
Sun, 5/4/14 - Heartlands Severna Park - Ballerina in Spring
"It was an honor to be here to watch this today." "All my flowers from you are in a special vase. They remind me of this happiness." "You helped me remember such good times." "You brought back so many memories. Sometimes it's all we have, but it's more than enough." "Renee and Susan help us all feel joy again." "I see how much work this takes for you to come here. Believe me; it's worth every second."
Sat, 5/3/14 - Howard County Arts Center - Girl Scout Ballet
"I had such a good time!" "I loved dancing with the ballerinas." From the Troop Leader: "This was such a wonderful program and so good for the girls!" From another adult chaperone: "What you do is so remarkable and so good for our Community. What special people you all are."