Albuquerque Journal (Albuquerque, NM)

Studios Encourage Movers and Shakers Of the Artistic Kind.(West Side Journal)

Byline: Robin Frames For the Journal

* Dance, circus arts and fitness are among classes and workshops offered to students

The nondescript building in the heart of Corrales looks like a small warehouse, but inside things are very different.

In a large room with paintings on the wall, girls in ballet attire fly across the room, one by one, lifting off the floor with their legs extended. Most are 7 to 14 years old, and they seem both enthusiastic and determined about learning ballet.

Later in the afternoon, other children assemble for an acting class. Each student mimes an original skit, focusing on the use of space and the quality of movements in communicating with the audience.

At other times, parts of the building are used for classes in yoga and Pilates, as well as special workshops in various arts and physical skills. …

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