Awards, Recognitions, and Scholarships


2018

Awards and Recognitions

 

USA International Ballet Competition

Lucy Hassmann was invited to compete in USA IBC 2018 in Jackson, Mississippi

Congratulations!

 

Youth America Grand Prix

Top 12 Senior Category - Valeria Restrepo

Top 12 Junior Category - Emma Hurtado, Kelda Kapoor, Lucy Hassmann, Kate Thomas, Mackenzie Kirsch, Isabella Restrepo

Top 12 Pre-Competitive - Bennet Kiehne,  Isa Serna

 

| Chicago, Illinois

Outstanding Teacher Award - Vanessa Bessler

Youth America Grand Prix - Lucy Hassmann

 

| Houston, Texas

Outstanding School of the Year Award

Outstanding Teacher Award - Vanessa Bessler

2nd Place Classical Category - Kate Thomas

3rd Place Contemporary Category - Kate Thomas

 

| Austin, Texas

1st Place Classical Category - Kate Thomas

3rd Place Classical Category - Emma Hurtado

 

| Boston, Massachusetts

1st Place Classical Category - Mackenzie Kirsch

 

Scholarships Received

 


2017

Awards and Recognitions

 

Youth America Grand Prix

Top 12 Classical Category- Lucy Hassman, Emma Hurtado, Kate Thomas, Mackenzie Kirsch, Catherine Remington, Catalina Berrera

Top 24 Classical Category- Kelda Kapoor, Catalina Berrera

Top 12 Contemporary Category - Kate Thomas, Lucy Hassmann

Top 12 Ensemble - "CALYPSO"

 

| Houston, Texas

Outstanding Teacher Award - Vanessa Bessler

3rd Place Junior Classical Category - Mackenzie Kirsch

 

| Boston, Massachusetts

2nd Place Pre-Competitive Category - Catherine Remington

 

| Chicago, Illinois

2nd Place Junior Classical Category - Lucy Hassmann

3rd Place Junior Classical Category - Kate Thomas

 

| YAGP - New York Final Competitors

Competitors: Lucy Hassman, Kate Thomas, Mackenzie Kirsch

 

Scholarships Received

Lucy Hassmann - Next Generation Ballet, Bolshoi Ballet Academy, Houston Ballet Academy and Houston Ballet Academy Short-term stay

Emma Hurtado - Bolshoi Academy (2017,2018) and Harid  Conservatory

Mackenzie Kirsch - Harid Conservatory, New Generations Ballet, and Russian Federation Bolshoi

Amberly Santos - Burklyn Ballet Theatre Summer Intensive

Kate Thomas - Houston Ballet Academy, National Ballet of Canada, Bolshoi Connecticut 2017, and Bolshoi Academy 2018