When Austin-born visual artist Natalie Frank was completing a 2015 exhibition of her Brothers Grimm drawings for the Blanton Museum at the University of Texas-Austin, little did she know that her artwork would be the inspiration for a full-length, story ballet by Ballet Austin’s Stephen Mills, featuring three of those famous cautionary tales: The Frog King, Snow White, and The Juniper Tree.

Listen as Frank talk about the GRIMM TALES behind her extraordinary drawings and the femmes de force (“women of strength”) who originated them.#GrimmTalesATX #FemmesDeForce #DanceForLife

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