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Fall registration begins at the school of the OF Ballet

The School of the Old Forge Ballet Company announces Fall registration for returning and new students in the Old Forge and Forestport areas. The school will open on Thursday, September 10 in Forestport and Monday, September 14 in Old Forge for the 2015-2016 season.

Studio headquarters is at the North Woods Community Center, 2nd floor at 110 Crosby Blvd. in Old Forge; Forestport classes are being held on the main floor at the Town Hall on Woodhull St. Continue reading

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Soon: Ballet & tap classes for children

The School of the Old Forge Ballet Co. Inc. has scheduled a five-week ballet and tap class for children ages four and up at the Old Forge Studio on Wednesdays in June at 4 p.m.

This one-hour class will include basic ballet exercises for the young dancer and an introduction to musical theatre tap basics. Continue reading

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Old Forge Ballet Company readies new classes for plus-size dancers

The School of the Old Forge Ballet Company is offering a new class this spring for plus size male and female teens and adults.

A free trial class and registration will take place on Saturday, April 12 at 1 p.m. at the North Woods Community Center at 110 Crosby Blvd, the studio headquarters in Old Forge. Continue reading

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Kerissa Dunn to reprise Clara role for Nutcracker 2014

Old Forge Ballet Co. has chosen nine-year-old Kerissa Dunn to do an encore performance as Clara in the company’s production of the “Nutcracker” ballet on Saturday, December 6.

Kerissa Dunn with the Nutcracker

Kerissa Dunn with the Nutcracker

Kerissa is a fourth grade student at the Town of Webb Schools. She enjoys sports along with ballet and is an active nordic skier and nordic biathlon athlete who also loves soccer.

She has danced many roles in the “Nutcracker” since starting her ballet training at age 3. This will be her sixth performance in the ballet. Continue reading

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Casting call for Old Forge Ballet’s 2014 Nutcracker performance

Sue Ann Lorenz-Wallace, artistic director and Linda Lorenz LaDue, associate artistic director of The Old Forge Ballet Company announce that casting is nearly completed for the Company’s annual Nutcracker ballet.3954537_orig

The performance in Old Forge will be on Saturday, December 6 at 7 p.m. at the Strand Theatre.  Continue reading

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