Ballet 5:8 presents a special in-studio showing of:


Featuring Butterfly, and Brothers & Sisters

From the whispers of the past we hear a resound that cannot be silenced. Every human - beautiful or plain, desirable or marginalized - is precious and created with purpose. Join Ballet 5:8 for a special in-studio performance featuring Julianna Rubio Slager’s Butterfly, a story of hope in memory of the children of WWII Terezin. Also included: Slager’s playful Brothers & Sisters, exploring the beauty and contrast of men and women. 

Saturday, October 12, 2019 | 3PM & 6PM
Sunday, October 13, 2019 | 3PM & 6PM

Ballet 5:8 Studios

11545 183rd Pl Ste 101, Orland Park, IL 60467 (MAP)



You can join the conversation.

Following each performance, audience members are invited to attend a TalkBack panel discussion. During this informal Q&A, you'll have the opportunity to talk with Ballet 5:8 Artistic Director Julianna Rubio Slager and Artists of the Company about your experience during the performance. What did you see? What did the performance make you feel or think? What questions do you have? All comments and questions are welcome. 


Additional Details


  • Tickets to this performance are handled by Ballet 5:8.

  • Seating is general admission.

  • Purchase tickets, click the link above or call (312) 725-4752.

The Performance

  • Performance length is about 90 minutes including one short intermission and the TalkBack.

  • Performances are generally recommended for ages 7+.

  • Lobby opens one hour prior to showtime, and seating 30 minutes prior to showtime.

  • Patrons arriving after the show has started may be asked to wait until intermission to be seated.

  • No videography or photography of any kind is permitted during the performance.

The TalkBack

  • All audience members are invited to stay after the performance for the TalkBack, but this is optional.

  • All questions and comments are welcome.