The Willamette Apprentice Ballet Education Endowment is the proud sponsor of a Master Class With James Reardon on Thursday, January 26th, 6pm-9pm, at the Corvallis Academy of Ballet, 108 NW Second Street in downtown Corvallis.
Technique Class, 6:00pm-7:30pm
Pointe Class, 7:30pm-8:00pm
Female Variations Class, 8:15pm -9pm
These classes are open to CAB Ballet V & VI CAB students, and/or Intermediate/Advanced-level Ballet students, ages 13 and up. *Female students must have a minimum of two years pointe experience in order to take the Female Variations class on pointe.
David Feinberg will provide live piano accompaniment for the technique and Pointe classes.
Cost: Tuition is FREE for all Ballet V and VI students, courtesy of the Willamette Apprentice Ballet Education Endowment Fund. For all other students, tuition is $10.00 for the Technique class only; $15.00 for all three classes. Special $5.00 deal for all three classes for all WAB alumni. Space is limited, and pre-registration is required.
James Reardon was the Artistic Director for the Boston Dance Company for 22 years, after a brilliant career as a Soloist with the Boston Ballet, performing Soloist and Principal roles in ballets choreographed by George Balanchine and Agnes DeMille. During his tenure as Artistic Director of Boston Dance Company, the BBC added nine Balanchine ballets to its repertoire, a significant show of confidence and trust in Mr. Reardon from the George Balanchine Trust. Mr. Reardon is currently on the faculty of Foxboro Ballet in Massachusetts.