As Halloween comes creeping up on us, California Ballet School is getting ready for a holiday season filled with activities. We started the month off with the Junior Company parking lot sale and the preparation for performances such as the St Patrick's Fall Festival and the California Ballet Company's performances of Jump Jive.
Read on for more information about the Junior Company, our locations in La Mesa and Liberty Station, plus some exciting audition news...
California Ballet Company is holding auditions for Peter Pan on November 10th at 6pm. With choreography by Septime Webre and music by Carmon DeLeone, we hope that you can join us at the audition. The performance will be held at the San Diego Civic Theatre on March 4th and 5th. For more information, please contact Gail Wingfield.
San Diego Musical Theatre and California Ballet is co-producing Billy Elliot the musical. An audition for the roles of Billy and Michael was held last week. More information coming soon about more audition opportunities...
CBS Junior Company has been very busy this month with their parking lot sale, performance at St. Patrick's Fall Festival, and learning choreography for next year's YAGP.
Check out the latest blog post on the topic of "prima ballerinas". Melanie Ziment gives us an overview of some of the top ballerinas of the new generation including: Misty Copeland, Tiler Peck, Maria Kochetkova, Svetlana Zakharova and Natalia Osipova.
Fall Session 2 begins on November 1 through January 21. Here is a list of some important dates for our La Mesa students:
October 31 - Classes will NOT be held on Halloween
November 21 to 26 - Thanksgiving Break
December 24 to January 7 - Winter Break
January 16 - Martin Luther King Jr. Day (classes cancelled)
Our Dance Connection students at Liberty Station are gearing up for the holidays. They are practicing dances in anticipation of the Holiday Showcase which will be held this year at Pacific Beach Middle School on December 4th at 3pm.
Tickets for this event are $10 each and may be purchased through Brown Paper Tickets starting on November 1st.
October 31 - Halloween - Classes cancelled, except Adult Open, Ballet 4 and 5 at the Main Centre
November 10 @ 6pm - Peter Pan Audition (at CBS Main Centre)
November 17 - Fantasy on Ice Rink opens at Liberty Station
November 30 @ 6pm - Tree Lighting Celebration at Liberty Station
After their amazing performances of Jump Jive last weekend, California Ballet Company is now getting ready for The Nutcracker. Are you ready?