The Greenwich Ballet Academy uses Russian inspired dance to train their dancers to be some of the best.
“One of our 12 year old students competed in a ballet competion in Paris and came in second place in her age group,” said Tina Volkwein, a member of the Board of Directors.
And the dancers learn from some of the best.
“Our artistic director is Yuri. He is form Ukraine. He was born there, educated there at the academy, he danced in their company,” said Volkwein.
Greenwich Ballet Academy will be holding open auditions for their summer program in the upcoming days.
“Anyone wanting to be in our summer program from the age of 7 to on up, would have an audition for placement. It starts on June 15 and goes through August,” said Volkwein.