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Photo: Remembering to smile

Thu., May 17, 2012, midnight

Studio session: Musicfest Northwest ballet division adjudicator Peter Christie, from Ballet West in Salt Lake City, coaxes a smile from Megan Styborski (No. 8), of Spokane, as she performs a port de bras on Wednesday at the Gonzaga University Theatre Dance Studio. The six-day, 67th annual event includes students in voice, brass, flute, guitar, reed, piano, organ and string. It concludes with the adjudicator’s Choice Awards gold medal performances on Friday at 7:30 p.m. in the Bing Crosby Theater in Spokane. Admission is free. Other ballet participants include, from left, Kari Teigen, Chelsea Thrinson (No. 4), Megan Meier (No. 2) and Christopher Brown. (Dan Pelle)
Studio session: Musicfest Northwest ballet division adjudicator Peter Christie, from Ballet West in Salt Lake City, coaxes a smile from Megan Styborski (No. 8), of Spokane, as she performs a port de bras on Wednesday at the Gonzaga University Theatre Dance Studio. The six-day, 67th annual event includes students in voice, brass, flute, guitar, reed, piano, organ and string. It concludes with the adjudicator’s Choice Awards gold medal performances on Friday at 7:30 p.m. in the Bing Crosby Theater in Spokane. Admission is free. Other ballet participants include, from left, Kari Teigen, Chelsea Thrinson (No. 4), Megan Meier (No. 2) and Christopher Brown. (Dan Pelle)

 

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