The Steadfast Tin Soldier: A Story Ballet

Dance Fremont’s The Steadfast Tin Soldier, A Story Ballet, just celebrated its 20th year!

This delightful story ballet is a family-friendly event that is suitable for all ages. Adapted from the Hans Christian Andersen tale of the same name and performed by over 50 young dancers ages 7-17, the ballet is beautifully choreographed by Vivian Little.

Audience members will be enchanted by the dazzling costumes, artfully crafted props and sets and a live ensemble of high school musicians performing a captivating musical score by Kathleen Mills.

Verbal story narration and Signing in Exact English (S.E.E.) make the story easy to follow for even the youngest attendees.

The tin soldiers on parade.
The graceful swans.
The Cuckoo
The water rat, is angered when the tin soldier is swept along by the water dancers, and trespasses on the rat's territory!
The Sailor School children watch Andrew fishing.
The tin soldier and the paper ballerina.