'Phantom of the Opera' selections featured at ballet recital
The annual 2010 recital by the Perham Academy of Classical Ballet will be May 23, 2 p.m., at the Perham High School auditorium.
Featured will be selections from "Phantom of the Opera," "Swan Lake," "The Sleeping Beauty," and an Offenbach medley.
About 40 girls will perform, along two young men. This is the eighth year of annual ballet performances for Robin Rautus, a former performer and ballet instructor for more than 20 years. The academy's students are from Perham, New York Mills, Frazee, Detroit Lakes and throughout the area.
A ballet veteran, Rautus studied and taught with the Boitsov ballet school and company in Chicago.