Special Performances

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    Ballet Office Has Moved!

    The Minnesota Ballet office in our new quarters:
    Minnesota Ballet
    Wells Fargo Building
    230 W. Superior St. Suite 50
    Duluth, MN 55802

    Building Level AB
    Office Hours:
    9 a.m. – 3 p.m.
    Office phone: 218-529-3742

    Student Summer Showcase July 27

    School of the Minnesota Ballet
    Student Summer Showcase
    Noon July 27, 2018
    Duluth Public Library Plaza

    Free Public Presentation

    The School of the Minnesota Ballet steps outside to present its Student Summer Showcase featuring upper-level students demonstrating ballet, jazz, tap, character (European folk dance), and musical theater dance. Students from the choreography class perform their own works-in-progress.

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  • Special Performances



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    Celebrity Dance Challenge


    Time: 7:00 pm.


    CDC 2019 general seating

    2018 Popular Choice Award

    2018 Judges’ Choice Award

    2018 Celebrity Dance Challenge Contestants

    Erin Aldridge
    Concertmaster, Duluth Superior Symphony Orchestra
    Best Stage Presence, with partner Daniel Westfield








    Martha Bremer
    Director, Fuse and Leadership Duluth
    Duluth Area Chamber of Commerce
    Most Sensuous, with partner Alec Roth








    Jared Broadway
    Neurosurgeon, Essentia Health
    Best Partnering, with partner Brigid Duffin










    Kelly Haffield
    Sex Trafficking Investigator
    Fond du Lac Police
    Most Interpretive, with partner Sam Neale







    Steven Kuross
    M.D., Essentia Health
    Most Technically Proficient, with partner Sarah Gresik







    Rick Lubbers
    Executive Editor, Duluth News Tribune
    Most Comedic, with partner Emma Stratton











    Laura Mullen
    Co-Founder/Vice President of Community & Outreach
    Bent Paddle Brewing Co.
    Best Authenticity, with partner Ryo Munakata







    Dereck Murphy-Williams
    Stylist, Grand Cliffs Salon
    Educator/Manager, Cosmetology Careers Unlimited
    Most Dramatic, with partner Emily Reed







    Colin Oraskovich
    Morning Meteorologist, CBS 3 Duluth
    Popular Choice & Most Entertaining,
    with partner Natasha Bryant





    Ann-Marie Stojevich
    Vice President,
    Visual Merchandising, maurices inc.
    Most Elegant, with partner Eric Pagnano








    Emily Vikre
    Co-founder, Vikre Distillery
    Best Use of Rhythm, with partner Nikolaus Wourms











    Jason Vincent
    Owner, Boat Club Restaurant
    Vanilla Bean Restaurant
    Most Enthusiastic, with partner Sarah White











    Mel Winkler
    Director of Corporate & Therapeutic Foster Care
    Northwood Children’s Services
    Judges’ Choice, with partner Alex Loch







    Last year’s winning numbers:




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