RIVERVIEW- January 16th – Join Artistic Director, Octavio Martin, Ballet Mistress, Yaima Franco and Brandon Ballet for their 3rd lecture in the series, “Ballet Variations.” On January 16, 2013, guests will learn how our pre-professional dancers are coached in classical and contemporary ballet variations for national ballet competitions. Participating in competitions such as Youth America Grand Prix (YAGP) and American Dance Competition (ADC) helps our dancers get exposure in the ballet world, and can provide them with scholarships to some of the most prominent ballet schools and companies in the world.
Date/Time: Wednesday, January 16th from 6:30-7:30 p.m. Location: The Regent- 6437 Watson Rd., Riverview, FL 33578 Cost: Free! (No need to RSVP, just show up)
The History and Mission of the Brandon Ballet
Founded in 1993, Brandon Ballet is a non-profit pre-professional ballet company that develops and promotes opportunities for aspiring young dancers. By offering a superior training program and two major performances and two Mixed Repertory performances each year, the Brandon Ballet helps serious dancers broaden their dance experiences.
From its humble beginnings, the company has grown to include 42 dancers of varying levels. Professional dancers and training dancers call the Brandon Ballet home. The Brandon Ballet provides Brandon and the surrounding communities with an education in the art of dance. The Brandon Ballet serves the community through performances held at public facilities. All company dancers receive the highest caliber of professional training on a weekly basis and are provided the opportunity to learn standard classical repertoire. The Brandon Ballet has and will continue to foster growth and education by bringing guest teachers and choreographers to the community.
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