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CONGRATULATIONS TO OUR STUDENTS WHO WERE ACCEPTED INTO THESE PRESTIGIOUS PROGRAMS
Tanner Blee is a ninth grader at Caprock Academy. He has been dancing since the young age of 3, but
seriously for the last 4 years. He has already attended Summer Intensive Programs with Pittsburgh
Ballet Theatre in ’10 and Boston Ballet in ’11. He is returning to Boston Ballet again this summer
for their five week program as well as attend New York City Dance Alliance’s two week program in
NYC where he will be part of a comprehensive program with professional auditions/ casting, classes
and seminars with Broadway Dancers & Choreographers and more! He has locally danced the roles
of “Peter” in the 2010 Symphony Production of Peter and the Wolf, “The Hunter” in 2010 Absolute
Dance Production of Snow White, the Ballet, along with numerous recital and student company dances.
This year, Tanner competed his first contemporary solo, Precaution 15, at NYCDA and received an
overall 3rd place Platinum. When he is not in the studio, he enjoys BMX racing at Grand Valley BMX.
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Nicole is a 6th grader at Orchard Mesa Middle school. She loves dogs and is close with her large family here in Grand Junction CO. Dance is her way of expressing herself . She trains 12-14 hours a week in addition to keeping a high grade point average in school. Nicole has been dancing since she was 7 years old and has in the last couple of years taken it more seriously. She is very honored to have been selected from a nationwide tour to attend the Miami City Ballet intensive. With this opportunity she hopes to eventually become a professional dancer and travel around the world.
Both will attend drop-in
”Most people think of ballet as children in little tutus.
They don't know it is sweat, blood and tears as well!”
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