Ballet Quad Cities coming to Wheaton College

The Ballet Quad Cities company will host a behind the scenes look at what it takes to put on a ballet and a beginner's guide to the art form before performing on Sept. 27 at Wheaton College, according to a company news release.

The "Behind the Scenes" presentation will be held at 10:30 a.m. at Windsor Park, a retirement community in Carol Stream. The company's founder Joedy Cook and Artistic Director Courtney Lyon will lead an interactive lecture about the inspiration of the company and provide insight and tips about ballet and how to understand it.

To RSVP to the free preview, visit retireatwindsorpark.com/rsvp or call 877-816-8397.

Tickets to the ballet, which will be performed at 7:30 p.m. at the college, can be purchased online at www.wheaton.edu/TicketOffice