North Carolina Dance Theatre School of Dance http://wfae.org en By The Light Of Paris, A New Ballet For Charlotte http://wfae.org/post/light-paris-new-ballet-charlotte <p></p><div>&nbsp;</div><p>Leave it to the French to have a name for that specific moment in the atmosphere of Paris when night is nearly finished but day hasn’t quite arrived – not dawn or twilight (they have other words for those), but l’heure bleue, the blue hour. Thu, 18 Apr 2013 16:39:41 +0000 Jessica Thomas 25542 at http://wfae.org By The Light Of Paris, A New Ballet For Charlotte A Prima Ballerina Bestows Lessons To First Ward Kids http://wfae.org/post/prima-ballerina-bestows-lessons-first-ward-kids <p>Ayisha&nbsp;McMillan&nbsp;Cravotta&nbsp;has devoted her life to keeping her back straight and keeping her toes in the right direction since the age of two. In 2004, she made history when she became the North Carolina Dance&nbsp;Theatre’s&nbsp;first African-American ballerina to&nbsp;play a lead role, of Clara, in <em>The Nutcracker</em>.&nbsp;</p><p> Mon, 03 Dec 2012 22:05:38 +0000 Tasnim Shamma 16935 at http://wfae.org A Prima Ballerina Bestows Lessons To First Ward Kids