We are thrilled to welcome this year’s Sugar Plum Cavalier, Jon Drake, back to Wichita! Jon will be teaching a wide array of master classes January 18th – 21st. Be sure to sign-up quickly as we can only accommodate a certain number in each class. The schedule and class descriptions are listed below and all classes will be held at the Ballet Wichita Studio.
NOTE! the Thursday ADULT CLASS is RESCHEDULED due to flight cancellations; see new time below.
Saturday, January 20th
Music Theatre Class | 4:00-5:00pm
ADULT CLASS | 5:15-6:15p
Sunday, January 21st
Beginner Ballet Class | 1:00-2:00pm
Intermediate Ballet Class | 2:15-3:15pm
Advanced/Pre Pro Ballet Class | 3:30-4:45pm
Choreography Class | 5:00-5:45pm
Native of Mississippi, Jon began as a gymnast, competing at national and international levels. Jon trained with the Vienna Opera House and the Stuttgart Company School (John Cranko Academy). He has been principal dancer or guest to many companies including Dusseldorf Ballet, Ballet Met, and Oregon Ballet Theater. He has worked with Twyla Tharp, William Forsythe, Rasta Thomas and also been a part of several national musical tours (Dirty Dancing, West Side Story). Jon has won awards for choreography, dancing and coaching including international dance competitions and IBC.
If you have any questions, or need help with filling out this form, please call us at (316) 687-5880.