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Presentation by local ballerina Maire New Thursday at the JACC

Maire New, the first Alaskan to train at the Bolshoi Ballet Academy in Moscow, Russia, will be giving a presentation at the JACC on...
Local dancer Maire New receives scholarship to study in Moscow

Juneau's Maire New has been selected for a National Security Language Initiative for Youth scholarship, funded by the U.S. Department of State...
What's happening this week

EVENTS AND PRESENTATIONS Maire New and Friends, 6 - 8 p.m. Thursday...Arts and Culture Center. Ballet dancer Maire New is raising money to return to the...will offer attendees a chance to see Maire - and Carraig New - dance. Maire will...
New Frontiers: Juneau ballerina has hopes of an Alaska first

Juneau teenager Maire New has a big dream: She wants to be the first Alaskan to graduate from...footwork and her strong "work ethic, determination and passion.""Maire has the makings of a mature professional dancer in her," Hurley added...
Arts calendar

...Tlingit Language Learners Group, 6 p.m., Downtown Library.Maire New Ballet Fundraiser, 6-8 p.m., Juneau Arts and Culture Center. A program and fundraiser for Maire New, the first Alaskan to train at the Bolshoi Ballet Academy in...
Local teen invited to train at Bolshoi Academy in Moscow

Local dancer Maire New has been invited to train at one of...Academy in Moscow - beginning in October. Maire, 16, spent six weeks at the academy in early fall letting them know. Maire was one of only three students to get that...
Photo: Two Tricksters

JDU dancers, from left, Kate Bergey, Emily Pannell, Sydney Truitt, Maire New, Eliza Sutch and Darian Perov, wait for "The Two Tricksters" rehearsal to start Saturday at the studio.
Photo: World of balloons

Maire New, 11, gathers up balloon flowers that she and her brother, Carraig, 9, made during story time Wednesday at the Juneau downtown...
JAHC awards arts scholarships to local students

...of Trustees of the Juneau Arts & Humanities Council has announced the award of 28 scholarships to local students and alumni.Maire New, a Juneau dancer currently studying in Russia, was awarded the Advanced Art Achievement Award in the amount of $1000...
Police & Fire for Wednesday, Jan. 22, 2014

...not conviction information. Anyone listed in this report is presumed innocent.Assault? At 4:08 p.m. Monday, Jane Maire Sohn, 57, was arrested in the 4000 block of Deborah Drive for city assault and violating conditions of release. Alcohol was...


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