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2014 NUTCRACKER PERFORMANCE DATES:

December 11th thru 14th at the Century II Concert Hall

Open Auditions
Sunday August 24, 2014
Ages 8-11  Registration 12:00pm  Audition 1:00 -3:00pm
Ages 12+ 
 Registration  2:30pm   Audition 3:30 -5:30pm


Contact sandywalter@cox.net for Registration Packet.

Office  and  Studio
1600 W. Douglas Ave.
Wichita, KS 67203
316-687-5880 voice
316-201-1918 fax

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 *Get ready for AUDITIONS* with Marlee Long 
Marlee
 Join us August 17th for a one day intensive *Get ready for AUDITIONS*  WORKSHOP with Former Ballet Wichita  dancer, and award winning  choreographer, Marlee Long (see bio below).

Marlee will focus instruction on perfecting any summer neglected  skills and help you feel polished and relaxed for our upcoming annual  auditions.

DATE:
Sunday AUGUST 17th
AGES 8-11: REGISTRATION: 12:30 CLASS TIME: 1:00-2:30
AGES 12 +: REGISTRATION:  2:30 CLASS TIME: 3:00-4:30

COST
 $20.00 for Ballet Wichita members  
$25.00 for non-Ballet Wichita memberss
 
To ENROLL
 Send payment with dancer's name and indicating which class you are enrolling in to: Ballet Wichita, 1600 W Douglas Ave., Wichita KS 67203 OR register and pay on the first day of class.

ABOUT the Guest Teacher
MARLEE LONG, originally from Wichita, Kansas, began her training with  Ballet Wichita (formerly Metropolitan Ballet of Wichita) and graduated  from the University of Missouri-Kansas City/Conservatory of Music and  Dance with a Bachelor in Fine Arts. Marlee has been a lead teacher, featured guest-teacher and principal  dance instructor in the Kansas City and Vancouver, BC areas. While  performing professionally in Canada, Marlee received national recognition for her choreography and course work and had the privilege of working with some of the foremost dance academies in the Vancouver,  BC area.  She is currently an Assistant Director in a pre-professional program with the Jody Phillips Dance Company and pursuing a Masters Degree in Social Work.

Additional AUDITION Information:

Auditions are open to dancers age 8 and older with at least one year of ballet training. Dancers prepared to dance EN POINTE, please bring shoes with you. ALL dancers, come prepared to perform with your hair secured, wearing dark leotards, light tights. Jill Landrith, Artistic Director, oversees our annual auditions and assigns and rehearses all company productions. Roles for the NUTCRACKER will be cast after the August 24th auditions.

We will be sending required paperwork for you to print and bring with you to auditions this year. Please send an email to sandywolter@cox.net to request forms if you are a new dancer or your email has changed!

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QUESTIONS?
General questions, call: (316) 687-5880.
If you have specific questions regarding auditions,please contact Ms .Jill directly:
landrithewonus@gmail.com

NOTE: We are NOT a school; we welcome dancers from ALL schools/studios!  BALLET WICHITA, a 501 c 3 non-profit organization, is a REGIONAL LEADER in educational opportunities in dance, celebrating 40 years of presenting and producing exceptional dance experiences

 





Office and Studio
1600 W. Douglas Ave.
Wichita, KS 67203
316-687-5880 voice
316-201-1918 fax

Google Map:


Artistic Director - Jill Landrith Ewonus
 
jlandrithewonus@cox.net
Executive Director - Barbara Chamberlin
 
bychamberlin@gmail.com
Director of Operations - Sandy Wolter
 
sandywolter@cox.net
Production Manager - Cindy Bailey
 
cbailey15@cox.net
Web Master - Ken Berman