Pofahl Studios Celebrates Its 59th Annual Recital: PETER PAN!May 23rd, 2015 by gainesvillechamber
WHAT: Pofahl Studios will celebrate its 59th annual recital, Peter Pan
When: May 31, 2015 at 6:00 PM
Where: Curtis M. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts
Tickets: Available at Phillips Center Box Office
PETER PAN features:
- 12 graduating seniors
- 40 members of the student group, The Next Generation
- An additional 200 dancers performing classical ballet, pointe, contemporary, jazz, tap and hip-hop.
- Over 50 Pirates (Dad’s, grandfathers and other male friends and relatives of the dancers) in the scene stealing DAD’S Dance!
- As usual the 3 and 4 year olds will steal the show! Just wait until you see the Baby Dolls!
Graduating seniors include: Clair Norden as Peter Pan, Rachel Ridley as Tinker Bell, Stephon Johnson as Captain Hook, Jacqueline Kessler as Tiger Lily, Delaney Ruth as Wendy, Nika Sourakov as the Shadow, Annie Thompson as 2nd Star to the Right, Emily Abernethy as the Mermaid Queen, Erin Mowry as Mrs. Darling, Willow Chiari as Rosetta, Karina Barbazuk as Silver Mist and Libby Rodriguez in Trouble in the Nursery.
The conclusion of the performance features the announcement of scholarship students for the coming season. Over $50,000 in tuition scholarships will be awarded. 2014-2015 scholarship recipients included: Sarah Abernethy, Savannah Banner, Destiny Bivins, Oliwia Caes, Willow Chiari, Stephon Johnson, Jacqueline Kessler, Emilia Leon, Rachel Ridley, Delaney Ruth, Nika Sourakov and Grace Thompson.
Pofahl faculty presenting students include Amy Emerson, Theresa Hanson, Courtney Holmes Adkins, Kimmy Keck, Julia Ponomareva, Rachel Ridley, Judy Skinner, Lara Thompson, Sarah Beth Thompson, Kim Tuttle and, Andre Valladon.
Girl Scout Troop 733, Troop Leader Radah Selvester, will assist with rehearsal and performance.
For tickets: 392-2787 or Phillips Center Box Office $15
For Information: Pofahl Studios at 352-373-1166