Sunday, January 6, 2013

Dance School Hoping To Recruit Male Dancers


Tribune Features Writer

THE ABSENCE of male dancers on stage during the latest show hosted by the National Dance Company of the Bahamas was nothing out of the ordinary. There have been no male students enrolled in the school since 2009.

Female dancers alone captured the essence of the seasons, through jazz, classical ballet, ethnic and folk styles, in the show themed 3 Seasons: Spring, Summer and Winter.

“We usually try to find a theme for the show and this time we focused on the seasons. The show reached my expectations in terms of the quality of work, but as for the support from the community it was disappointing,” said Robert Bain, owner of the National Dance Company of the Bahamas.

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