Sun, Mar 15 | New Orleans School of Ballet

March Master Class

We are excited to welcome back Michael Crawford this March! Michael's class will incorporate the pas de deux work of classical ballet. Available for private lessons, email to book directly.
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March Master Class

Time & Location

Mar 15, 2020, 11:30 AM – 1:30 PM
New Orleans School of Ballet, 717 Adams St, New Orleans, LA 70118, USA

About The Event

Michael Crawford returns to New Orleans School of Ballet!

Sunday, March 15, 11:00-1:00

Ages 12 and older

Levels, Intermediate & Advanced

$40, Guest Dancers

$25, NOSB Dancers

Michael Crawford is also an award-winning teacher and choreographer. He has been teaching and choreographing nationally and internationally for 10 years. He has coached many prize-winning students for competitions, such as Youth America Grand Prix, NYC Dance Alliance, and Showstoppers Dance Competition. He has taught at many studios including Broadway Dance Center, Metropolitan School of the Arts, Princeton Ballet, and many, many more.

Michael's early training began with the Maryland Youth Ballet and Kirov Academy, with summer intensives at The Rock School and San Francisco Ballet on full scholarships. In his senior year, he was accepted into the Kennedy Center’s Master Class Series, where he trained and performed with international ballet companies.

Mr. Crawford then moved on to the Washington Ballet where, in their top training program, he performed with the company under the direction of Septime Webre. Upon graduation, he went on to study and perform in the Professional Division of The Pacific Northwest Ballet under the direction of Kent Stowell and Francia Russell.

After Pacific Northwest Ballet, he danced with Dance Theatre of Harlem, Jose Mateo Ballet, Ballet Memphis, American Repertory Ballet, Connecticut Ballet, and Oakland Ballet. At these companies, he performed several ballets as a principal artist.

He has been privileged to work alongside top productions, such as “Guys and Dolls," "West Side Story," "Show Boat," and other musical performances at The Kennedy Center, as well as touring many other international stages. He has also worked as a principal guesting with The Washington National Opera, Adam Miller Dance Project, Kinetic Dance Works, TranscenDance Group, Brooklyn Ballet, and Ballet Neo. 

While signed with New York Model Management, Mr. Crawford had the honor to internationally campaign. He has walked in several seasons of NYC Fashion Week. He also appeared in the feature film "Step Up" and can be seen on television in ABC’s production of “Forever.”

  • Master Class, Guest Dancers
  • Master Class, NOSB Dancers

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