Yvonne Mounsey, Founder
Santa Monica, California
A Note from Martine:
I am deeply grateful to all our dedicated parents, producers, administrative staff and artistic staff who brought this 40th anniversary series of performances to the stage in all its glory.
And to all our beautiful dancers: I am so proud of you! You brought our audiences to standing ovations! Congratulations and thank you all!Martine Harley
We are now accepting DVD orders for The Nutcracker 2013 performances. Order by December 20 for $38 each, or pay $50 for orders received after December 20th. Order forms are available at the studio. Place form with payment into the envelope at the studio. Only cash or checks made payable to “Westside Ballet of Santa Monica” can be accepted.
Jenna Elfman was a judge on “So You Think You Can Dance” on August 20 on Fox. Jenna attended WSB for several years, training in classical ballet before turning to acting.
Westside School of Ballet alumni Monique Meunier has been appointed Co-Director of Academy of Nevada Ballet Theatre.
Nicole Haskins has just signed with the Smuin Ballet for Fall 2013.
Are you a WSB Alumni? Send your news to firstname.lastname@example.org so we can share!
Pre Pointe class for beginning Level 4 students, Tuesdays 5:00-5:30. Intro to Ballet students are invited to attend this 1/2 hour pre pointe class!
Stretch & Strengthening for Level 4, Tuesdays, 5:30-6:00 can be combined with the new Pre Pointe class for beginning level 4 students, 5:00-6:00 as one class!
Stretch & Strengthening for Level 5, Tuesdays, 5:00-5:30 before your technique class @ 5:30.
New Jazz B+ Class, Fridays, from 5:30-6:30. By Invitation or Audition w/Miss Michele.Level 4 Class Added An additional class has been added to Level 4, Introduction to Ballet Technique IV (12 to 17 years) on Thursdays, 6:00-7:00 pm. Boys at this level are most welcome to participate. Boys-Only Classes Expand Saturdays: Now With 2 Levels! Level A for Beginners all ages 1-2 pm
Ballet in Cinema
La Bayadere, La Fille Mal Gardee, Giselle, and many more in our local theatres. Check out Ballet in Cinema’s website.