Presents: Joffrey Ballet School- Master Classes
Description: The Joffrey Ballet School will be holding Master Classes at the Bentley Potter School of Dance in October.
Discipline: Ballet, Jazz, Contemporary
Skill Level: Open to ages 12-25 years
Dates| Times: Tuesday 25th & Wednesday 26th October 2016
25th October 2016 | 5:30pm – 7:30pm (Ballet)
26th October 2016 | 5:30pm – 7:00pm (Jazz, Contemporary)
Location: Cascade Studios | #46 Cascade Road, Port of Spain
Registration Cost: US$12/ TT$80 per class (cash only)
Facilitator: Yusha-Marie Sorzano
Originally from Trinidad, Ms. Sorzano received her primary instruction from New World School of the Arts, The Miami Conservatory, and The Dance Theater of Harlem. She attended the Ailey/Fordham BFA Program and in her junior year was invited to join Ailey II. Ms. Sorzano has been a member of Complexions Contemporary Ballet, the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater, Morphoses, TU Dance, and BODYTRAFFIC- additionally she has performed as a guest artist with Benjamin Milliped’s LA Dance Project. Ms. Sorzano has performed in principle roles with the Ailey company and in a wide variety of concer works, including noted choreographers, Ulysses Dove, Dianne McIntyre, Hofesh Shechter, Kyle Abraham, and Ron K Brown. As well as, with recording artist Wynton Marsalis, Sweet Honey in the Rock, Destiny’s Child, and Rihanna. She has been a guest artist on “Dancing with the Stars”, a cast member of Chicago acclaimed Goodman Theater’s “Crowns,” and starred as the principal dancer in the independent film “You Me and The Circus.” Ms. Sorzano has most recently joined New York based company, Camille A. Brown & Dancers. When not performing she enjoys teaching both nationally and internationally.
Registration Period: Just TWO DAYS TO REGISTER: October 1st & 15th, 2016 @ Cascade Studios from 9am-1pm.