A team of New York City Ballet dancers are
in East Texas to perform with the Longview Ballet Theatre at the Belcher Center at LeTourneau University.
"I think part of our job is not only to
present great art, but to enhance to the community has already started to take
hold of themselves. With Longview Ballet Theatre and what they've been able to
do over the last 40 years in the community, it's an honor to be a part of
that," said dancer Daniel Ulbricht.
"This is just a very exciting thing for
me to come back here and dance in Texas, and I feel most honored to show young
girls and boys that you can be a ballet dancer for a living." says fellow
dancer Sterling Hyltin.
Every year the
group tries to do something 'Texan' before heading back to New York City.
Today happens to be "National Nacho Day," and we wanted to be
good neighbors, with the help of our friends at the Jalapeno Tree, by serving
nachos, complete with jalapenos, to the dancers.
"A little warm" said one dancer.
It's certainly a culinary departure for New
"Not our usual lunch" said
You can catch their 'Once Upon a Circus'
perfomance this weekend at the Belcher Center in
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