Nutcracker Memory by Bruce Sliney. On Halloween 2004, while at work, I received one the most surprising phone calls ever. My daughter Kassie, who was
Thanks to all who helped make the Yankee Candle Fundraiser a huge success. We appreciate you very much.
Shelley Bernhard remembers her daughter Elizabeth dancing in The Nutcracker - "From Battle Scene to Snow"
My heart always swells with pride and joy to see my daughter dance. ~Renee Maggelet, mother of ARB member Nadia.
Anna Barnes (Clara 2007) remembers stepping into the Clara Pointe Shoes. "... the audience is left to question whether or not it was real. But for me, it was that ... and more."
Kim Cadley Mach's photo was used as the model for this poster. She shares her Nutty memories.
Monday was a bit crazy but lots of fun at Opus II Dance Studio. It was Ashland's Annual Downtown Trick or Treat night.
Becky Barnes remembers daughter Anna's Nutcracker years ... I had the opportunity to watch my daughter dance in a number of ARB's Nutcrackers. I will forever treasure those memories ...
Becky Plank ... "Our family was a "Nutcracker family" for many years. It is funny how this turned into one of my favorite Nutcracker memories."
Sarah Cyders - "If I could figure out a way to be a mouse every year, I would!"
Hellie remembers our first full production of The Nutcracker. Pictured - Our original Nutcracker doll . He has never missed an entrance.
It has begun! The Nutcracker takes center stage for dancers everywhere! Share your "Nutty" memories.
ARB dancers attended DanceCleveland's presentation of Aspen Santa Fe Ballet on Sunday.
Choreography Showcase is over! Well done, all! But do not despair ... Nutcracker is just around the corner!
Rachel Weilbacker's Streets of New York will be on the program at Choreography Showcase this weekend.
Anna McMillen will present a dance in Opus II's Annual Choreography Showcase on Oct 3 & 4.
Sabrina Lindhout will present a dance in Opus II's Annual Choreography Showcase on Oct 3 & 4.
Madeline Carter will present a dance in Opus II's Annual Choreography Showcase on Oct 3 & 4.
Nutcracker audition is now complete. Nutcracker season has officially begun!
Our annual Choreography Showcase is eagerly anticipated by many Opus/ARB dancers, family and friends. See why.