Pictured from top left: Julie Kent, MYB
Founder Hortensia Fonseca, MYB
Artistic Director Michelle Lees, and
M YB Alum, Principal with ABT, Dean of
Dance, UNC School of the Arts Susan
Jaffe at MYB’s 45th Anniversary Gala.
Photos by Tony Powell.
MARYLAND YOUTH BALLET CONGRATULATES
OUR ESTEEMED ALUM, JULIE KENT,
on her new position as Artistic Director of The Washington Ballet.
We could not be prouder and we are so happy to have you back in town!
The little girl and the school have grown-up but MARYLAND YOUTH BALLET’S commitment
to EXCELLENCE IN BALLET has never wavered. Providing exceptional ballet training for
students pursuing a career in the performing arts SINCE 1971.
Julie Kent Circa 1978
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