Ballet Master Nicolas Blanc Receives Choreography Award at USAIBC
Joffrey Ballet Master Nicolas Blanc received the Choreography Award at the USA International Ballet Competition in Jackson, Mississippi. Rendez-Vous was performed by dancer Aaron Smyth and Cara Marie Gary.
Community Engagement Director and former Joffrey dancer Pierre Lockett announced last week he will be stepping down from his Joffrey position. In honor of his tireless efforts in community outreach and dance education, Mayor Rahm Emanuel declared by Mayoral Proclamation that June 30, 2014 is Pierre Lockett Day in Chicago. Read the proclamation here.
“At JW Marriott, we look to identify associates that live the brand vision of orchestrating the exceptional, crafting luxurious experiences for guests that are inspired by their passions,” said Mitzi Gaskins, vice president and global brand manager of JW Marriott Hotels & Resorts. “Poise and posture are globally recognized cultural cues that reflect the care and dedication our associates provide in every service interaction.”