LAUREL YOUTH BALLET PERFORMING COMPANY

Rating: 4.81 stars   16 reviews

Issues: Arts & Culture

Location: 813 Highland Avenue Greensburg PA 15601 USA

Mission: LBPC endeavors to be the regions leading force in the presentation, preservation and continuance of classic dance.  Our core mission is to bring performances reflecting the highest standards of excellence in a skillful, imaginative style that honors and nurtures the art of dance, and to make those performances accessible to the broadest possible audience.  In doing so, we provide young dancers access to quality education and an opportunity to perform at the highest level, providing a showcase for their excellence and dedication.
Programs: Annually Laurel Ballet produces a Spring Performance. Over the last decade this has been performed at the Palace Theatre in Greensburg the second week of June with a performance on Saturday and on Sunday. This year Laurel will be staging the classic ballet “Paquita”, this will be their premiere performance of this full-length ballet. Since its inception in 1986 Laurel has staged 12 full-length classic ballets and over 40 original works ranging from the classical to the contemporary, and everything in between.   Laurel Ballet is the only nonprofessional ballet company in the area that presents classic full-length ballets.
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Role: General Member of the Public
Rating: 5 stars  

Laurel Ballet has proven to be an asset the the community in so many ways, performing arts for entertainment while enriching the lives of our communities youth....an invaluable experience. The other workers, staff, and volunteers share an unsurpassed energy for their passion and avocation. This energy spreads quickly to those around them. I'v enjoyed every time I have worked with anyone from Laurel Ballet.

I've personally experienced the results of this organization in...

Charitable events, performances, involvement with staff and volunteers.

If I had to make changes to this organization, I would...

The people are the organization, and the people are second-to-none. I wouldn't change one of them.

What I've enjoyed the most about my experience with this nonprofit is...

Interacting with the people!

The kinds of staff and volunteers that I met were...

energetice, loving, passionate, caring, accepting, and enthusiastic.

If this organization had 10 million bucks, it could...

dramatically change the lives and dreams of local youth for years to come!

Ways to make it better...

I wouldn't change my experience with Laurel Ballet.

In my opinion, the biggest challenges facing this organization are...

funding and how to spend the few funds available.

One thing I'd also say is that...

Laurel Ballet continues to provide quality entertainment, enrichment to the community, and enhance the lives of local youth throught their care and passion for the arts.

How frequently have you been involved with the organization?

About once a year

When was your last experience with this nonprofit?

2010-3-01

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