Sophie the Swan dreams of becoming a ballerina and after a lot of hard work and persistence her dream comes true – she gets the starring role in Swan Lake and next: The Nutcrakcer! We decided to take a look back at some other young girls and boys whose dedication and perseverance led them to becoming some of the most famous ballerinas in the world!
If you would like to learn more about them, or read books that they wrote, download our Ballerina Reading List!
Join Sophie the Swan on a brand new dance adventure this Winter at Theatre Row!
Break out the tutus and toe-shoes for Sophie the Swan’s latest adventure. A companion piece to the hit Ballerina Swan, this world premiere blends ballet and puppetry as Sophie prepares for her first holiday performance of “The Nutcracker.” Based on the book BALLERINA SWAN by Allegra Kent and illustrated by Emily Arnold McCully.