Entries by taybballet

Nutcracker season is upon us!

School is back in session which means it’s Nutcracker time! Some of you may not realize how early we start preparing. Here’s a little bit about the rehearsals, dress rehearsals, field trip performances, and our performance that’s open to the public. NUTCRACKER AUDITIONS On Saturday, August 24th we had auditions for the junior cast. Students […]

Master Class With Dancers From Ballet Hispanico

Last week, students at Robert Russa Moton Elementary had the amazing opportunity to be part of a workshop led by Ballet Hispanico Company members. The workshop was a great change of pace during a week of testing, and a great experience for young artists who not only learned about communicating through movement but also got […]

Spring Concert Blog Series: Aesha Ash

2019’s Spring Concert In preparation for our Spring Concert on April 6th and 7th, we’ve chosen the graceful Aesha Ash as the next artist of the 1980’s to present to spotlight. Artist Description Aesha Ash started dancing at the age of 5 years old in Rochester, NY because her older sister wanted to dance. Her […]

Spring Concert Blog Series: Prince

2019’s Spring Concert In preparation for our Spring Concert on April 6th and 7th, we’ve chosen Prince Rogers Nelson as the next artist of the 1980’s to present to spotlight. Artist Profile Prince is known for his flamboyant style and emotional ballads. Both of his parents were musicians and he wrote his first song at […]