Evelyn Hart Ballerina shoes


Catalogue Number: H9-32-419

Category: Personal Artifacts

Classification: Clothing

Sub-Classification: Footwear

Object Term: Shoe, Toe



Product Description

Worn by internationally-renowned prima ballerina, Evelyn Hart, these pointe shoes date from the late 1970s and were manufactured by Freed of London Ltd.  Hart joined the Royal Winnipeg Ballet’s corps de ballet in 1976, and was promoted to soloist in 1978 and principal dancer a year later.  She is noted for her outstanding performances in both contemporary roles and classical productions including Nutcracker.  The RWB’s Nutcracker is a holiday tradition in Winnipeg.

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Adopt these stunning pointe shoes for the holiday season today!

$350 Artifact adoption includes:

  • 1 year adoption
  • Certificate & photo
  • Personal story/description explaining what the artifact means to you
  • Tax receipt for $350
  • Museum gift card $25
  • Invite to Annual Event