photo courtesy of Charleston Ballet

photo courtesy of Charleston Ballet

The Greater Kanawha Valley Board of Trustees has approved at its June 15, 2016 meeting the distribution of 19 Second Quarter grants totaling $425,616.  One of the recipients was Charleston Ballet.

Funding will support the Charleston Ballet 2016-17 Season. Assistance will include guest artist expenses including the October program, December’s NUTCRACKER with the WV Symphony, and a full-length February performance with Columbia Classical Ballet. All performances exhibit educational and cultural diversity components and include BALLET FOR ALL and 21st Century Learning Programs.

“My daughter’s posture, stance, and walk have changed. She is also learning discipline and structure. She has learned how to be part of a team.

For more information please visit www.thecharlestonballet.com