Saturday Sampler June 10
Ballet Depot Studios, 506 West Michigan Street
10:00-10:30 Creative Movement (age 3-5 yrs)
10:30-11:00 Pre-Ballet (age 6-7 yrs)
11:00-11:30 Ballet Technique (ages 8-10
11:30-12:00 Ballet Technique (age 11-adult)
12:00-12:30 Beginning Tap (age 10-adult)
12:30-1:00 Jazz (age 12-adult)
1:00-1:30 Modern (age 12-adult)
No reservations needed. It’s great chance for children, teens, and adults to try a free class or two and for ballet students new to the school to be placed at the most appropriate level.
No need to come in special dancewear for the Sampler; come in comfortable clothing.
Information: Call the Ballet, 218-529-3742
Summer is always an exciting place at the School of the Minnesota Ballet, a chance not only to work on ballet technique but to explore and enjoy other dance styles such as jazz, character, tap, and modern.
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From Saginaw, Michigan, Charles began dancing at a young age, training in numerous styles such as jazz, lyrical, tap, ballet, and hip hop. In 2011 Charles began furthering his training at Grand Valley State University in Grand Rapids, where he trained extensively in modern, ballet, and jazz. While at Grand Valley he also had the opportunity to perform as a principal guest artist with companies throughout Michigan, such as the Children’s Ballet Theater of Michigan, Flat River Dance Company, and Opera Grand Rapids. Charles graduated from Grand Valley in December 2015 with a B.A. in Dance and a B.S. in Biomedical Sciences. He has performed works by Lauren Edson, Autumn Eckman, Charles Askegard, Eddy O’Campo, and Lizzie Mackenzie. This is his first season with Minnesota Ballet.