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The Joffrey Ballet Concert Group Reception and Performance

Posted on Jul 01, 2015 in Joffrey Ballet Concert Group , July-August 2015

A pre-concert reception welcomed The Joffrey Ballet Concert Group dancers at 45 Central.

Photos by Brandan Babineaux and Wendy O. Dixon

Seleta Hayes Howard, Seaside’s “Nutcracker” ballet mistress and ballet teacher of the Dance Academy of Seaside Neighborhood School with Davis Robertson, artistic director of the Joffrey Ballet Concert Group, the performing group for the Joffrey Ballet School in New York.

The Joffrey dancers enjoyed a brief time for fun and relaxation between rehearsals.

Joffrey dancers Paola Arevalo, Kiril Filipov and Shaina Wire

Joffrey dancers Holly LaRoche, Dante Alabastro, Luisa Vilar, Seaside’s Wendy O. Dixon and Lori Leath Smith, Joffrey dancers Monica Lima and Grace Puckett

Joffrey dancers Sergio Arranz, William Hall, Shayla Hutton and Kristina Weimer

Joffrey dancers Naoyuki Atsumi, Camila Schaeger Rodrigues, Genaro Freire and Roberta Legrottaglie

Seaside’s Rick and Pam Thompson with Larry and Pam Avera

Seleta Hayes Howard, Davis Robertson, Lori Leath Smith and Kevin Boyle

Believe Studio’s Eric and Kim Isham with daughters Ava and Audrey

Joffrey dancers Daniel White and Sierra French

Seleta Hayes Howard with husband, Peter Howard.

America’s premier ballet company, The Joffrey Ballet Concert Group, performed in Seaside in May. Led by Davis Robertson, artistic director, the 30 dancers performed to a genre that is a mix of classical sounds with modern music. Photos by Brandan Babineaux and Shelly Swanger Photography