Máire New, the first Alaskan to train at the Bolshoi Ballet Academy in Moscow, Russia, will be giving a presentation at the JACC on Thursday, Aug. 14, from 6-8 p.m. to help raise funds for her ballet training. Her program will include photos and videos of her past year dancing at the Academy and will close with a question and answer period. Doors open with appetizers and no host bar at 6 p.m., and the presentation begins promptly at 6:30 p.m. There will also be silent and dessert auctions to help raise money for tuition, pointe shoes, and travel expenses.
Posted August 14, 2014 12:02 am - Updated August 14, 2014 07:30 am