New York Theatre Ballet continues its milestone 40th Anniversary Season with a return to Tarboro, North Carolina on March 19, 2020 at 7:30pm to perform in the Edgecombe Community College Performing Arts Series. This will be the 8th year that NYTB has returned to perform in the series. Sponsored by the Furman Mathewson Trust of Edgecombe County Memorial Library, the performance is free, but reservations are required. The evening of mixed repertoire features music performed by new NYTB pianist and Tarboro native, Alice Hargrove. NYTB also welcomes guest artist Jessica Doyle Mekkes, a local soprano and Professor of Voice at the School of Theatre & Dance at East Carolina University. Works this year include: Antony Tudor’s Soirée Musicale Diana and Acteon pas de deux from Esmeralda Richard Alston’s The Small Sonata Agnes de Mille’s original Broadway dances from Carousel, Brigadoon, and Oklahoma!