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    Student Summer Showcase, July 28

    Free Outdoor Presentation
    Friday, July 28
    Noon
    Duluth Public Library Plaza

    Across from The Depot

    The School of the Minnesota Ballet showcases its upper-level students as they demonstrate ballet, modern, jazz, tap, character (European folk dance), musical theater dance, and their own works in progress created during the choreography class. Highlighting the presentation will be special works by two guest teacher/choreographers.

    Guest Choreographers

    Special Works by Guest Teachers/Choreographers
    Igor Burlak
    , who studied at the School of American Ballet, is a faculty member at the Boston Ballet School and former member of such companies as the Minnesota Ballet. His visit is funded in part by the John T. and Elizabeth C. Adams Arts Fund of the Duluth Superior Area Community Foundation.

    Marco Carreon, dance faculty member at California State University Dominguez Hills, directs its resident dance company MOSAIC. In March he taught in the North-Central Region American Dance Association Conference, held at UMD.

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  • Minnnesota Ballet Staff
    Robert Gardner—Artistic Executive Director
    Mary Gummerson—Executive Managing Director
    Kenneth Pogin—Technical Director / Tour Manager
    Cheryl Podtburg—Stage
 Manager/Projects Coordinator
    Tracy Colclough—Office Administrator
    Jeff Frey—Company Photographer
    Erin Wourms—Outreach Coordinator
    Betsy Holcomb—Writer/Editor
    Dr. Jay Butcher†*—Company Physician
    Alex Loch*—Company Physical Therapist
    Michael Gogolin* & Terry Hanson*—Company Athletic Trainers

    †Official Physician
 of the Minnesota Ballet *Provided by Essentia Health

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