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Lion King Roars: May 19, 2019

By BalletRox | Jun 19, 2019
BalletRox youth perform "Lion King" (May 2019). Photo credit: Rachel Hassinger

Youth in BalletRox Dance! community perform “Lion King” at English High School, May 19, 2019.

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Dancing through the Decades: January 13, 2019

By Rachel Hassinger | Jan 9, 2019

Experience 100 years of dance told through the story of tap, dance, ballet, hip hop, and more: Join us at the winter 2019 recital, Sunday, January 13, 2019 — 3 pm sharp. Here are two sneak previews! Modern dance Creative movement This is a fundraiser for BalletRox. Admission is for $10 for adults; children are…

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Transforming Young Lives through Dance Education: Arts Matter! | BalletRox Annual Report

By BalletRox | Nov 13, 2018

This post is part of our new blog series of photos, stories, and letters from our annual report. Read or download the annual report here (PDF). Follow us on Facebook @BalletRoxBoston. Advocacy for Youth: Arts Matter by Greg Manousos  For three years in a row BalletRox has received the prestigious National Endowment for the Arts ArtWorks…

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Alice in Wonderland: May 20, 2018

By BalletRox | May 9, 2018

Come see why BalletRox is unique! Join us at English High School in Jamaica Plain on Sunday, May 20, at 3 pm, as 85 Boston dancers, ages 4 to 19 years, dance the story of Alice in Wonderland through a magical performance of ballet, tap, hip-hop, creative movement, Indian, Nigerian, and Caribbean Soca dance. There will be…

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Photo Gallery: BalletRox Youth Dance at Institute of Contemporary Art’s “Play Date”

By BalletRox | Apr 7, 2018
BalletRox dancers perform at "Play Date: Exploring Art and Technology" at the Institute of Contemporary Art, March 31, 2018. (Credit: Ana Bueso)

BalletRox dancers from the youth council performed at the Institute of Contemporary Art (ICA) for a special young people’s day on Saturday, March 31, 2018. The event, called, “Play Date: Exploring Art and Technology” featured a day of interactive exhibits and presentations for young people (and their adults). The students from the upper level class performed…

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