Ballet academy

A student from Saint Helena accepted for the summer intensive at the Bolshoi Ballet Academy | Star of Saint Helena

Ava Busby could be considered a typical 13-year-old student at Robert Louis Stevenson Middle School — good grades, athletic, and friendly — with one exception. Ava Busby is a ballerina – tall, slender, graceful and poised – and watching her stretch and bend next to the ballet barre in a black leotard, it’s easy to […]

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Anchorage Ballet Academy troubled by sexual assault allegation against director

Anchorage Ballet, Tuesday, December 19, 2017. (Loren Holmes/DNA) Management at an Anchorage ballet academy decides whether to fire its longtime director after a 27-year-old dance student accused him of sexually assaulting her after a performance of ‘The Nutcracker’ earlier this month. The allegation, reported to Anchorage police and made public in a Facebook post last […]

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Ballet Academy East Announces 2017-2018 David Howard Foundation Scholarship Recipient

NEW YORK, December 13, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Ballet Academy East (BAE) announces the winner of the second annual David Howard Foundation Fellowship. The award, generously underwritten by the David Howard Foundation, is made available to one outstanding BAE student each year to help cover tuition and accommodation. This year’s recipient is Cameron Catazaro Hayward. Cameron […]