Monthly Archives: March 2013

Locals Dance in ‘Snow White’

March 29th, 2013 (No Comments)

A lovely lightness of being imbues the delicately balanced pirouettes and promenades of ballerina Ali Willson as she skims across the floor during a recent rehearsal for Maple Youth Ballet’s “Snow White,” premiering this Saturday at Irvine Barclay Theatre.

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Youth ballet to stage ‘Snow White’ in Irvine

March 25th, 2013 (No Comments)

Leotard-clad dancers stretched at gravity-defying angles, while gangly teenagers with seemingly endless legs towered en pointe.

A girl hunched over homework as a counterpart stitched elastic bands and ribbons onto her shoes, listening to the youngest among them, who tittered gleefully,