Friday, July 29, 2016
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, musical theater dance. Choreography class students perform their own works-in-progress.
Free public performance.
Information: Call the Ballet, 218-529-3742
Special Work by Guest Master Teacher/
Choreographer Mario Nugara
Highlighting the Student Summer Presentation will be a special work for highest-level students by Mario Nugara, artistic director of the City of Angels Ballet in Los Angeles and the California Riverside Ballet. Mr. Nugara trained at Balanchine’s School of American Ballet and danced with the New York City Ballet, Boston Ballet, Texas Ballet Theater, He holds a BFA and MFA from New York University’s Tisch School of the Arts. He was selected as a Fulbright Scholar in 1991 to Copenhagen, Denmark, in conjunction with the Royal Danish Ballet and the University of Copenhagen, the only ballet dancer awarded that honor.