Natasha Middleton, Artistic Director of Media City Ballet of Los Angeles (MCBLA), will present “A World of Holiday Dance,” a multicultural celebration featuring six diverse Los Angeles-based dance companies, to be presented at the Alex Theatre on Tuesday, December 29, 2009. This event is made possible in part through the generous support of The School of Business at Woodbury University, The Los Angeles County Arts Commission, Glendale News-Press, Burbank Leader, La Cañada Valley News and The International Dance Academy.
Natasha Middleton said, “A World of Dance” will feature a culturally diverse program of dance forms from India, Ireland, Mexico, Armenia and America, representing the work and choreography of six Los Angeles-based dance companies. The program will consist of two acts. The first act will consist of performances from our five guest artist dance companies, while the second act will feature Media City Ballet of Los Angeles performing highlights from ‘The Nutcracker.’”
Dance companies participating in the festive cultural extravaganza include: blue13 dance company (Indian Bollywood-Tech); Cleary Irish Dance; Ballet Folklorico Mexico Azteca; Nairi Armenian Dancers of Los Angeles; Breakdance Artist Lamonte “Tailz” Goode; and Media City Ballet of Los Angeles performing highlights from Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky’s “The Nutcracker.”
“A World of Holiday Dance” shows at The Alex Theatre (216 N. Brand Blvd., Glendale, CA 91203) on Tuesday, December 29 at 7:30pm. For tickets, call to The Alex Box Office at (818) 243-ALEX (2539) or online at www.alextheatre.org. Discounts are available for groups of 15 or more are available. For further information about Media City Ballet of Los Angeles, visit the Web site at www.mediacityballet.org.