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On Pointe: An Inside Look at ARB's Upcoming Production, "Celebration"

Featuring Special Guest Trinette Singleton
May 11, 2012
Princeton Studio


May 11, 2012 - 5:15pm

Get a behind-the-scenes look at ARB Presents: Celebration! at this free On Pointe Enrichment Series event.  Celebration will be performed May 19 and 20, 2012 at Victoria J. Mastrobuono Theatre in New Brunswick, NJ.

Trinette Singleton will be a surprise guest speaker/artist at this upcoming On Pointe.  Trinette, whose piece Capriccios appeared on ARB's "Spring Into Love Program" will speak about Arpino's work.  ARB will be performing Arpino's work, Confetti in the upcoming Celebration! performance.

Trinette Singleton began her professional career with New York’s Joffrey Ballet in 1965, having received her early training with Harriet A. James in her home state of Massachusetts.  She has toured throughout the U.S., Canada and Europe, performing in ballets by notable choreographers such as Joffrey, Arpino, Ashton, Balanchine, Cranko, DeMille, Jooss, and Tudor.  She was thrust into national prominence in 1967, appearing in the multi-media ballet, Astarte, created for her by Robert Joffrey.  Following her performing years, Ms. Singleton became Ballet Mistress/Teacher for the Joffrey Ballet, as well as Administrative Assistant to Robert Joffrey.  She later joined the Faculty and Advisory Board of the Joffrey Ballet School, where she still teaches.  She joined Ballet Theatre Pennslvania as Ballet Mistess/Choreographer in 1990, and acted as BTP Artistic Director in 1994.  In 1995, she formed Bravo!Dance with Nana Badrena, a faculty member of The Joffrey Ballet School.  She also taught in the BFA Program at The New School University in NYC, in 1999.


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