Join Ilona Wall for a Virtual Ballet Class!
Rehearsal Mistress and Dancer for Dances Patrelle. Teacher of Movement for Opera Singers at the Manhattan School of Music
1:00 PM – 2:15 PM EDT via Zoom
$10 - $15 Suggested Donation
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Please join Ilona Wall, Ballet Mistress, and Dancer for Dances Patrelle for a 1-hour and fifteen-minute ballet class which will include barre exercises, some center work, and movement from or inspired by the Yorkville Nutcracker where she is rehearsal director. We will focus on placement and musicality and work to build a peaceful beautiful space together! You don’t want to miss this unique experience.
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About Dances Patrelle Online Classes:
Dances Patrelle is committed to providing affordable online arts programming to the community during COVID-19. We encourage students of all abilities and experience levels to exercise their creativity and stay connected to the arts community through our classes.
Date And Time:
SUN 07 June 2020
1:00 PM – 2:15 PM EDT
Zoom Web Conferencing.
Download the free Zoom App prior to class. Dances Patrelle will email all students who are registered providing instructions on how to connect to the online class. Please test sound and video on your device prior to the class time to ensure that equipment is working properly.
Dance, when you're broken open. Dance, if you've torn the bandage off. Dance in the middle of the fighting. Dance in your blood. Dance when you're perfectly free.
About Ilona Wall:
Ilona began dancing at the School of American Ballet where she trained for 7 years. She continued her training at Ballet Academy East, primarily as a student of Francis Patrelle and performing with his Dances Patrelle. After graduating Magna cum laude from Georgetown University with a BA in English, Ilona returned to dance. She has performed with Ballet Austin, the Suzanne Farrell Ballet Company, Dances Patrelle, Fugate/Bahiri Ballet NY, and Chamber Dance Project among others. She has performed at the Kennedy Center Honors and the Edinburgh Festival. Ilona has taught open classes and advanced levels at Jose Matteo Ballet Theatre in Cambridge, MA, and served as primary ballet mistress to Youthworks, the studio company there. She continues to work with Dances Patrelle as a dancer and rehearsal director. Ilona has been on staff at Manhattan School of Music since the 2015 teaching Movement for Opera Singers. Ilona has also written reviews and features for Pointe Magazine and exploredance.com and has worked as a choreographer for Penny Prince's collaborative musicals at Lehman College.
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