CFISD Students to Perform in Artisan Ballet Company Production

Cypress, TX (March 31, 2016) CFISD students will present Artisan Ballet Company’s En Mouvement 2, a series of neo-classical ballet and contemporary choreographies at the Lone Star College–Tomball Performing Arts Center (30555 Tomball Parkway) in Tomball on April 9 at 7 p.m.

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Cy Ranch High School freshman, Ana Blanco, is featured on the poster

The April 9 performance will include works from several choreographers such as End of Time (Ben Stevenson – Texas Ballet Theater, Houston Ballet), Muñecos (Alberto Mendez – National Ballet of Cuba), Huapango (Daymel Sanchez Cruz), From the Dust and Un-Ravel (Michelle Manzanales – Ballet Hispanico) and several other works.

The following CFISD students will perform in En Mouvement 2:

  • Ana Blanco, Cypress Ranch High School;
  • Evelyn Pham and Mia Pham, Cypress Creek High School;
  • Brynn Beckner, Katie Gray, Macy McClosky, Calista Quinn, Jasmine Saenvangpheng, Emily Strathouse and Julia Chrapliwy, Hamilton Middle School;
  • Riley Fry, Spillane Middle School;
  • Claire Hodges and Emma Kolodziejyck, Goodson Middle School;
  • Brynna Barrett, Yeager Elementary School;
  • Julia Chrapliwy, Hamilton Elementary School; and
  • Elise Nelson, Birkes Elementary School.

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Hamilton Middle School 8th grader, Brynn Beckner, rehearses

Artisan Ballet Company (ABC) is a pre-professional ballet company in the Northwest Houston area serving the Cypress, Klein and Tomball communities. Established by Martha Brem in 2000, ABC is a nonprofit organization with a mission to inspire a love of classical ballet training in dancers by arranging educational and performance experiences for its dancers and for the benefit of the local community. ABC provides the finest education and training necessary to develop future dancers, choreographers and teachers of tomorrow.

Tickets for the April 9 performance can be purchased at http://artisanschoolofdance.tix.com. For discounted group sales, contact artisanballetcompany@gmail.com.

Courtesy of the District