Miami City Ballet Alumni Carlos Miguel Guerra & Jennifer Kronenberg Will Perform Along with 40+ Dancers from Academies in Boca Raton, Fort Myers, Greenacres, Jupiter, Lake Park, Palm Beach Gardens, Pompano Beach, Port St. Lucie, Tampa & West Palm Beach
(West Palm Beach, FL – January 26, 2014) Mauricio Cañete, Founder and director of MC Dance Productions, today announced that tickets are still available for the inaugural FLORIDA YOUTH DANCE GALA, which will be held at the Duncan Theatre, located on the Lake Worth campus of Palm Beach State College, on Saturday, February 8, at 7:30 p.m.
The first FLORIDA YOUTH DANCE GALA will feature will feature dancers Carlos Miguel Guerra and his wife Jennifer Kronenberg, making their first public performance since leaving Miami City Ballet, where they were both Principal Dancers.
The Gala will also showcase more than 40 extraordinarily talented dancers from 11 leading dance academies including 16-year old dancer Francisco Serrano from Sarasota Cuban Ballet School (picture above) and 14-year old dancer Brittany Weger from Dance Universe School in Royal Palm Beach (pictured below, photograph by Isis Caro).
Dedicated to “celebrating and gathering talented dancers” from all over the state, the FLORIDA YOUTH DANCE GALA will “showcase new choreography, finalists from major dance competitions and some electrifying young dancers, resulting in what may be the most memorable dance event of the coming season,” says Cañete, a former dancer with Houston Ballet, Ballet Florida and Ballet Eloelle, who has performed in England, Russia, Hong Kong, Canada, Austria, Germany, China and throughout the Far East.
Tickets for the first FLORIDA YOUTH DANCE GALA are only $30 general admission and are available for purchase online at www.floridayouthdancegala.com.
+ Francisco Serrano
+ Brittany Weger
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