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New Frontiers: Juneau ballerina has hopes of an Alaska first

...New's footwork and her strong "work ethic, determination and passion.""Maire has the makings of a mature professional dancer in her," Hurley added. "She has the 'fire in her belly' as we say in the world of dance."New had an atypical...
'Silly girl' with not so silly dreams

...NYC for the Tribeca Arts Project where she met a professional dancer and was introduced to their world for the first...doesn't surprise me that she has become a successful professional dancer and performer. When she was a captain of the JDHS...
Ballet director raises 'the barre'

...director's position about a half a year after the previous director departed.Roan said she has worked as a professional dancer all of her adult life, working in Oklahoma, New Mexico and also touring "all over" with her own company. She...
Weber Dance to perform with JDT students Friday

...dancers.The performance will be at 7 p.m. Friday June 20 in the TMHS Auditorium.In a 2012 Empire interview, professional dancer and choreographer Jody Weber, said her dancers look forward to their extended visits to Juneau."The community...
Learning from classics

...Unlimited ballet master Philip Krauter has been a professional dancer since 1976 and has performed in more than 15 versions...of Georgia. "I really wanted the city to see a professional dancer do that lead role," Krauter said. "Jennifer...
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Ballet Master

Some people talk with their hands. Alexei Badrak uses his whole body. A lifetime as a professional dancer, choreographer and dance teacher has integrated his movement and communication. Badrak, the new artistic director and ballet...
A life of dance

...master and ballet instructor. He's well suited to the position. Heidrich, 60, spent much of his life as a professional dancer, performing with ballet companies throughout Europe and North America. He began dancing at age 11 and these days...
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Photo: Greek dance workshop

...Europe. Born to Norwegian-American parents, Otterholt has lived and worked most of his life in Norway as a professional dancer, dance teacher and choreographer. For the last 10 years, he has been active on the international scene, teaching...

...Saturday and noon to 4 p.m. Sunday at the visitor center. Admission is free. Dutch teacher leads dance workshop Professional dancer and dance teacher Thea Huijgen (pronounced We-gin) from The Netherlands will teach three folk dance workshops...
Boston's Weber Dance Company to perform tonight

...years, they offer two kinds of artistic opportunities for Juneauites. One, the chance for students to learn from professional dancer and choreographer Jody Weber and her six colleagues, and two, the chance for the public see a professional contemporary...


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