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BalletNj will host two Girl Scout Days at "COPPELIA"  at the Voorhees Schools Theater, 1000 Holly Oak Drive , Voorhees, New Jersey, 08043, on April 28 and May 5, 2018. The Girl Scout day will include: a backstage tour, a brief history of Ballet and "Coppelia", an opportunity to watch the dancers prepare for the performance, a short lecture on ballet by William Degregory, former Director of the School of the Pennsylvania Ballet, a demonstration of the stage magic that makes "Coppelia" special, an embroidered "Coppelia" patch, and a special ,Girl Scouts only, opportunity to have your program autographed and to have your picture taken with Lillian DiPiazza, Principal Dancer with the Pennsylvania Ballet and the star of "Coppelia".


This program begins with the backstage tour at: 1:00 PM,  the performance at: 2:30 PM and concludes at: 4:30 PM, with the autograph/photo opportunity with Lillian DiPiazza. The cost of this package is: $20.00 and tickets can be ordered by calling: 856-768-9503. This program is available to all scouts, troop leaders, chaperones and family members. Good seats will go fast, so order now ,so you do not miss out on what will be the highlight of the spring dance season in South Jersey!



The Academy of BalletNJ Announces Faculty for Summer Intensive 2018



The Academy of BalletNj, 401 Bloomfield Drive, Suite #4, West Berlin, N.J. 08091,  is now accepting registrations for the Summer Intensive 2018 from June 25 , through July 27, 2018. This program is open to dancers ages 3 to 18 and includes training in: ballet technique, pointe, strength and conditioning training, pas de deux, variations, repertoire, Pilates, Jazz and Broadway Dance. Headlining South Jersey's most experienced and  accomplished faculty, will be: David Gallagher, Master Teacher and Director of BalletNj and William Degregory, Master Teacher and former Director of The School of The Pennsylvania Ballet. Additional faculty members will be:Max Baud, Director of Broadway Dance for the Joffrey Ballet School in New York City, Certified Pilates Teacher, Catherine Earp, Emily Kimble, Graduate of Temple University Masters Degree Program, Pennsylvania Ballet Dancer, Aaron Anker and Brianna Urban, Graduate of BalletNJ.


Please call: 856-768-9503 for more information about this exciting educational opportunity. Your child will gain poise and confidence, training in a nurturing and non-competitive environment with a caring and experienced faculty. Classes are small and the training is individualized to insure that your child is on the right path for his/her ballet training. Call 856-768-9503 now and ask to speak to Mr. Gallagher so that your child can make this summer the most exciting dance experience ever!



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BalletNJ Hosts Two Girl Scout Days At "Coppélia"



BalletNj, Theater Company of New Jersey, will present the romantic comedy "Coppelia" at the Voorhees Schools Theater , 1000 Holly Oak Drive, Voorhees , N. J. 08043 , on April 28, 29, May 5 and 6 , 2018. Starring Ian Hussey and Lillian DiPiazza, Principal Dancers of the Pennsylvania Ballet, as the star-crossed sweethearts Franz and Swanilda, this production will also feature world class dancers: Aaron Anker of the Pennsylvania Ballet, Dan Mayo, Zack Kapeluck and Gary Jeter III of BalletX and Independent Guest Artists Andre Vytoptov and Max Baud of New York City. Featuring sets and decor from the Award Winning Quinlan's Scenic design, costumes by Rosemary Gorman and the beautiful score written by Leo Delibes, "Coppelia" is ballet's most charming romantic comedy.


Tickets range from: $18.00 to $22.00 and can be purchased by calling: 856-768-9503 or, on-line here at: www.balletnj.org. BalletNj accepts Mastercard/Visa. You may also order tickets by sending a check, with a self-addressed stamped envelope, to: BalletNj Box Office, 401 Bloomfield Drive, Suite # 4, West Berlin, N.J. 08091. Parking is free and do not forget to ask for you senior citizen discount. Good seats will go fast, so order now, so you do not miss out on what will be the highlight of the spring dance season in South Jersey!


(856) 768 9503

401 Bloomfield Drive #4, W. Berlin NJ


BalletNJ Announces Brownie Dance Badge Day on April 14th 2018



World Class Dancers at the Voorhees School Theater



​Max Baud, Director of Broadway Dance at the Joffrey School of Ballet in New York City, will teach his high energy Broadway Dance Class on: April 29, 2018, at the Voorhees Schools Theater, 1000 Holly Oak Drive, Voorhees, N.J. 08043 from: 11:00-12:30. In addition to his role as Director of Broadway Dance at the Joffrey School, Mr. Baud is also the co-director of Joffrey Elite, the Joffrey School's National Competition Team. As the former star of the National Touring Company of " Billy Elliot" , Mr. Baud brings a level of professional experince that infuses his master class with passion and purpose. The students will learn the inside secrets of a successful Broadway audition and the  moves necessary to create the complete dancer. This incredible dance experience will cost only: $30.00 and your place can be reserved by calling: 856-768-9503. In addition, parents and family members can observe for an additional cost of: $30.00 each, by calling the number above. Space is limited on a first-come, first-serve basis, so call now, so you do not miss out on this once in a lifetime event!


Girl Scout Day at the Ballet; Coppélia


April 28th and May 5th at the Voorhees Schools Theatre



Schedule
1:00-1:05: Arrive in the lobby of the Voorhees Schools Theatre.


1:05-1:30: Backstage tour. See the beautiful hand-made costumes and learn about Ballet and what makes "Coppélia" special.


1:30-2:00: Watch the dancers prepare for the performance and learn about the stage craft that makes "Coppélia" a magical experience. Receive your "Coppelia" patch.


2:00-2:30: Break.


2:30-4:30 Performance of "Coppelia".


4:30: Private autograph and photo session with Lillian DiPiazza, Principal Dancer and star of "Coppelia".



BalletNJ Presents Max Baud, Master Teacher, at the Voorhees Middle School



The audition date is Sunday, January 14, 2018.

Shows will be on April 28th and 29th, and May 5th and 6th.

Stay tuned for more upcoming information about Coppélia 2018 at BalletNJ!



BalletNj will give all Brownies in South Jersey an opportunity to earn their Dance Badge in Ballet on: April 14, 2018 from: 2:00-4:00 at the Academy of BalletNj, 401 Bloomfield Drive, Suite # 4, West Berlin, N.J. 08091. This event will feature: a brief history of Ballet, an introduction to the basic elements of classic dance, strength and conditioning exercises, a discussion on the musical elements that provide the impetus for dance, and a brief introduction to the challenging and fun choreography from "Coppelia".


This program will cost: $25.00 and your place can be reserved by calling: 856-768-9503. Space is limited and BalletNj will be accepting only 30 Brownies, on a first-come, first-serve basis,  to participate. In additon, there will be a limited number of spaces for parent observation. These spaces can be reserved for $15.00. You may reserve your parent observation space by calling: 856-768-9503. This event will sell out, so please call now, so you do not miss out on this exciting educational opportunity. 


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