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St. Croix Ballet puts on ‘Sleeping Beauty’

St. Croix Ballet puts on ‘Sleeping Beauty’

Karisma Vang, Social Media Editor

May 10, 2016

  This year the St. Croix Ballet got ready for their spring show, that played on April 24th. They choose between Sleeping Beauty, Coppelia and Cinderella every year, this year was Sleeping Beauty. The dancers who participated enjoyed the presence of being on stage. Finally able to show ...

St. Croix Ballet prepares 15th annual Nutcracker performance

St. Croix Ballet prepares 15th annual Nutcracker performance

Mary Burchill, Fashion Blog Editor

December 5, 2015

The St. Croix Ballet has made performing the Nutcracker an annual event since 1990, every year dancers work tirelessly to put on an unforgettable performance for Thanksgiving weekend. These dancers work five to six days a week, 20 hours a week, constantly running over numbers and working tireless...

From drab to fab, vests make a come back

From drab to fab, vests make a come back

Calli Clay, Social Media Editor

January 13, 2015

Vests have recently become more popular, making a come back in the fashion society. They are no longer just for warmth, but are coming back with style. There are many types of vests, such as wool, down or quilted. Vests come in all sorts of colors and seem to go with almost anything. "I wear vests bec...

Ava Wichser pirouettes through the Nutcracker ballet

Ava Wichser pirouettes through the Nutcracker ballet

Tessa Rosa, Fashion Blog Editor

December 7, 2014

For Ava Wichser, (’16) life is tights and tutus. From the time she was three years old she has been in ballet. In the last 13 years, the passion for the thrill of dance has not faded. If anything, it has grown just as her skills have. To this day, around the holidays, she performs in the annual Nu...

Wichser to play big role in “The Nutcracker”

November 23, 2014

To learn ballet a person will need practice, patience and poise. Not only does ballet require time and energy, but it also requires determination. Junior Ava Wichser portrays all of these characteristics as she gets prepared for her big role as a sugar plum fairy in the upcoming play “The Nutcracker”. Wichser...

Wichser to play big role in “The Nutcracker”

November 18, 2014

To learn ballet, a person will need practice, patience, and poise. Not only does ballet require time and energy, but it also requires determination. Junior Ava Wichser portrays all of these characteristics as she gets prepared for her big role as  a sugar plum fairy in the upcoming play "The Nutcracker". "I...

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