News and information about the Bayer Ballet Academy, School of Russian Ballet in Mountain View, CA
2028 Old Middlefield Way
Mountain View, CA 94043
(650) 988 - 9971
for information or to arrange an audition, please call or email: info@ bayerballetacademy.com
BBA Student, Jordan Lian invited to study at Bolshoi Ballet Academy in Moscow
Mountain View Teen Invited to study at Bolshoi Ballet Academy in Moscow
Jordan Lian, 16, Bayer Ballet Academy, click for more photos
Mountain View, CA - September 8, 2011 -
Jordan Lian (16), a student of Bayer Ballet Academy (BBA) got the kind
of invitation every young dancer dreams of - after attending their
summer program in New York City, Ms. Lian was invited to study
year-round at the Bolshoi Ballet Academy in Moscow, Russia. Also known as the State Academy of Choreography, this is the affiliate school of the Bolshoi Ballet Company.
are few paths to dancing on the big stage and few more rigorous and
promising then studying at the Bolshoi. "Jordan is a beautiful dancer.
Both hardworking and talented, she has accomplished much in her year
with us." says Inna Bayer, founder and artistic director of the Bayer Ballet Academy in Mountain View and Jordan's teacher, coach and friend for the last year.
asked to join the students in their Moscow program in not just proof of
Jordan's commitment and talent but to the quality of training at our
young school. They look for technique as well as talent, especially in
teenaged dancers, talent alone won't suffice." explained Ms. Bayer. In
addition to a full classload at Bayer Ballet Academy,
Jordan attended two Bayer Ballet Academy summer intensives whose
pedagogy is led by a former Bolshoi Ballet Academy instructor Margarita
Yussim and by Ms. Bayer who trained at the State Academy of Choreography
and Dance in Voronezh, Russia and who toured internationally as a
principal dancer of the Kiev Classical Ballet Theater.
the Bayer Ballet Academy (BBA) extends it hearty congratulations to Ms.
Lian. Students from the Bayer Ballet Academy have been accepted at
prestigious summer programs at American Ballet Theater, San Francisco
Ballet, Bolshoi (NYC), New York City Ballet School, Royal Ballet School
in London as well as as year round programs such as the Bolshoi in
Moscow and the Kirov Academy in Washington, DC.
"We wish Jordan
continued success in striving to reach new heights in her artisty and
technique and in improving her ballet skills," continued Ms Bayer.
Photography by Maksim Panchenko, copyright 2011
Upcoming Events Now enrolling New Students -- pre-ballet through pre-professional 3-18
YEARS OLD Be Strong, Flexible and Graceful! New, completely remodeled
location with three large studios, each equipped with sprung flooring,
also boasts a large and comfortable waiting area with wi-fi! We have new
front desk staff, additional teachers
Open Auditions for WINTER FAIRY TALE Don't miss the opportunity to be part of this wonderful adventure! SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 11, 2011 Girls and Boys Ages 8-18 y.o. Audition fee $15 per student - call (650) 988 9971
Gennadi Nedvigin, Principal Dancer SF Ballet
BBA's Meet the Stars Program continues with an evening withGENNADI NEDVIGIN, Principal Dancer San Francisco Ballet SUNDAY, OCTOBER 9, 5:00pm
Gennadi will share his ballet experiences, answer your questions and
show video excerpts form classical and contemporary repertoire. Free and open to the public at our studios.
About Bayer Ballet Academy and Bayer Ballet Company
Inna Bayer founded the Bayer Ballet Academy (BBA) in 2005 to teach the
Vaganova method of classical ballet instruction to young students on the
Peninsula of the San Francisco Bay Area. The Bayer Ballet Company (BBC)
was launched in 2010 by Ms. Bayer to provide serious, pre-professional
performance opportunities for her young dancers and a showcase for their
unique blend of classical and character dance.