public forum
home forum magazine gallery links about faq courtesy
It is currently Wed Oct 22, 2014 8:37 pm

All times are UTC - 7 hours [ DST ]




Post new topic Reply to topic  [ 1 post ] 
Author Message
 Post subject: Texas Ballet Concerto
PostPosted: Wed Dec 13, 2000 1:11 pm 
Offline

Joined: Fri Oct 22, 1999 11:01 pm
Posts: 17498
Location: SF Bay Area
A story on Mayra Worthen, the Puerto Rican director of Texas Ballet Concerto:<P> <BLOCKQUOTE><font size="1" face="Verdana, Arial">quote:</font><HR><B><A HREF="http://www.chron.com/cs/CDA/story.hts/ae/dance/769365" TARGET=_blank>Puerto Rican dancer finds success at Texas Ballet</A></B><P>By Courtenay Martin, San Antonio Express-News <P>SAN ANTONIO -- Although "The Nutcracker" is often geared toward children, the underlying idea is that young Clara must eventually grow up and learn to dance on her own pointe shoes. She wakes from her fantasy of dance and a handsome prince, not knowing if she had seen her future or just a pretty dream fueled by too much fruitcake.<P>After more than a decade of presenting this particular classic, Mayra Worthen, the artistic director of the Texas Ballet Concerto, is no stranger to creating worlds of fantasy on pointe. A native of Puerto Rico, Worthen was trained in the tough, professionally geared ballet schools in San Juan. As far back as she can remember, she aspired to teach.<HR></BLOCKQUOTE><P><B><A HREF="http://www.chron.com/cs/CDA/story.hts/ae/dance/769365" TARGET=_blank>More</A></B>


Top
 Profile E-mail  
 
Display posts from previous:  Sort by  
Post new topic Reply to topic  [ 1 post ] 

All times are UTC - 7 hours [ DST ]


Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 1 guest


You cannot post new topics in this forum
You cannot reply to topics in this forum
You cannot edit your posts in this forum
You cannot delete your posts in this forum
You cannot post attachments in this forum

Search for:
Jump to:  
cron
The messages in this forum are posted by members of the general public and do not reflect the opinions or beliefs of CriticalDance or its staff.
Powered by phpBB © 2000, 2002, 2005, 2007 phpBB Group