St. Bernard After-School Ballet Program Sets 2012 Spring Performance for 5/23

May 22
3:22 PM 2012

St-Bernard-After-School-Ballet-Program-Sets-2012-Spring-Performance-for-523-20010101

The New Orleans Ballet Association (NOBA), Chalmette Refining, L.L.C., and the St. Bernard Parish School Board invite the community to the 2012 Spring Performance, an Open House featuring the young dancers of the St. Bernard After-School Ballet Program. The free performance, to be held on Wednesday, May 23, 2012 at 6:00 p.m., will mark the culmination of 15 weeks of ballet instruction.

Approximately 25 students, ages six to 15, will grace the stage of the Chalmette High School Cultural Arts Center. The performance will also feature performances by students from the award-winning NORD/NOBA Center For Dance Pre-Professional program. An awards presentation and reception for the participants will follow.

The St. Bernard After-School Ballet Program is designed to cultivate a child’s appreciation for the arts, while building self-esteem through challenges that speak to the child’s individual growth. With a desire to serve children and their families, the New Orleans Ballet Association and Chalmette Refining, L.L.C., partnered in 1995 to offer this program to the youth of St. Bernard Parish.

The St. Bernard Parish After-School Ballet Program is funded by Chalmette Refining, L.L.C. and ExxonMobil, and is supported by a grant from the Louisiana Division of the Arts, Office of Cultural Development, Department of Culture, Recreation and Tourism in cooperation with the Louisiana State Arts Council as administered by the St. Tammany Commission on Cultural Affairs.

New Orleans THEATER Stories | Shows




BROADWAYWORLD TV

HAIRSPRAY LIVE! Latest - Forecast for NBC's HAIRSPRAY LIVE!: Sunny & Clear
GREASE
Mossley Amateur Operatic & Dramatic Society
(Runs 12/5 - 12/10)
Annie the Musical in BroadwayAnnie the Musical
VC Theatre
(Runs 1/13 - 1/22)
Tarzan the Musical in BroadwayTarzan the Musical
Jefferson Performing Arts Society
(Runs 3/17 - 3/26)
Guys and Dolls, Jr in BroadwayGuys and Dolls, Jr
Jefferson Performing Arts Society
(Runs 4/21 - 4/23)
Finding Neverland in BroadwayFinding Neverland
Saenger Theatre
(Runs 5/9 - 5/15)

VIEW ALL ADD A SHOW AUDITIONS

Save $$$ on Tickets to:
Backstage with Richard Ridge
JERSEY BOYS' Mark Ballas
Backstage Bite
Thanksgiving Special!
Turning the Tables
BWW TV LAST MINUTE with Randy Rainbow Congas to ON YOUR FEET!
  Chewing the Scenery with Randy Rainbow
Randy Rainbow Checks in w/ Liza to Chat HAIRSPRAY, Pence & More!
KID CRITICS
KID CRITICS at BLUE MAN!
BROADWAY SESSIONS
SHUFFLE ALONG Reunites at Broadway Sessions!
Advertisement AdvertisementAdvertisement Advertisement Advertisement Advertisement Advertisement