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Dance Alive National Ballet Invites You to Meet the Dancers!

Dance Alive National Ballet Invites You to Meet the Dancers!

daWhen: October 1, 2016 at 2 p.m.

Where: Pofahl Studios, 1325 NW 2 Street, Gainesville, FL

Information: $25 per person. Tickets  available at Pofahl Studios, Arabesque and at the door. Call (352) 371-2986 for more information.

Meet The Dancers is an up close and personal opportunity to watch the spectacular dancers of Dance Alive prepare for the season. Passion, athleticism, beauty and grace inches away from you! Join them afterwards in the studio for a meet and greet reception. On the program? Sections from Dracula, Vampyra, Rhapsody In Blue, L’Amour PLUS a few surprises! You are REALLY going to enjoy this afternoon! You’ll meet and see perform our 5 new dancers as well as 10 of the dancers from last year.

Joining DANB for the 2016-2017 season are: Gretel Batista (Cuba) Trained at the National Ballet of Cuba. Ms. Batista danced with DANB for the 2014-2015 season and with Orlando Ballet for the 2015-2016 season before rejoining DANB. Leo Clark (America) Trained at the Kirov Academy of Ballet in Washington, DC before dancing 5 years in Poland. Beatriz Povoas (Brazil) Performed with Ballet Marcia Sampio/Cabo Frio-Rio and Sesiminas Dance Company Jessie Dominguez Reyes (Cuba) Principal dancer with the National Ballet of Cuba. Sergii Sydorskyi (Ukraine) Principal dancer National Opera of Ukraine with rank of Honored Artist of Ukraine. Barbara Varady (Brazil) Performed with Companhia Brasileira de Ballet, Espaco Eugenia Feodorova and Sesiminas Dance Company. Fans of DANB will be pleased to see returning dancers Carla Amancio, Buse Babadag, Alexsey Kuznetsov, Ashley Brooke Lunn, Mia Caceres-Nielsen, Yulia Pivotskaya, Julia Ponomareva, Fhilipe Teixeira, Andre Valladon and Roberto Vega. FOR INFORMATION: 352-371-2986

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