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Meet some of the cast of BalletCNJ's Winter Performance 2019! (Part I)

Updated: Nov 26, 2019

(PART I)

Our students are hard at work preparing for BalletCNJ 's Annual Winter Performance!

Dancers ranging from Young Dancer Division to Daytime Professional Training Program will be showcased in two performances on Saturday, December 7th, 2019 at Villa Victoria Academy Theater in Ewing, NJ. They will be performing in two festive works: Ashton's "Les Patineurs" (The Skaters) and "The Nutcracker".


BalletCNJ would like to give the opportunity for fans to get to know some of their favorite performers. Please join us in support of these amazing young artists as they pour their heart and talent onto the Winter Performance stage! www.balletcnj.org/performances



Lets Meet BalletCNJ's Stars...



Izik Bromirski (Age 8)


(Ballet IB and Preparatory Division)

Dutch Neck Elementary


What role(s) will you be dancing in BalletCNJ's Winter Performance?

"A Gingerbread Cookie"


How long have you been dancing?

"4 years"


What excites you most about performing?

"Going onstage"


Favorite Holiday Season tradition? "Hanukkah"


Do you have any other hobbies other than ballet? "I like to write Poems"


Whats your favorite ballet? "The Nutcracker"


Any pre-performance superstition/rituals?

"I say something positive!"


Any words of advice for other young aspiring dancers?

"You need to practice a lot!"




Alexandria Jones (Age 8)


(Ballet 1B and Preparatory Division)

Yardville Elementary


What role(s) will you be dancing in BalletCNJ's Winter Performance?

"Gingerbread Cookie"


What was your first role in BalletCNJ's Winter Performance?

"A Christmas Tree Angel in The Nutcracker"


What excites you most about performing?

"I get to dance in front of people and it gives me a good feeling!"


Do you have any hobbies other than ballet?

"I like to ride my bike!"


Favorite food?

"Mac & Cheese"


Who is your favorite professional ballet dancer?

"Tiler Peck of New York City Ballet"


Do you get nervous before performing?

"No, not at all!"


Any words of advice for other young aspiring dancers?

"Dance big, dream big!"




Cassandra Longville (Age 9)


(Ballet III and Daytime Professional Training Program)

Home-schooled (Acellus)


How long have you been dancing?

"6 years"


What roles will you dancing in BalletCNJ's Winter Performance?

" Blue Corps in Les Patineurs and Arabian Side in The Nutcracker"


What excited you most about performing?

"Being in the spotlight!"


Favorite Holiday Season tradition?

"Making Cookies!"


What do you want to be when you grow up?

"A ballerina and an architect"


Favorite professional ballet dancer?

"Misty Copeland, Principal of American Ballet Theatre"


Favorite ballet company?

" The Royal Ballet of London"


What are you looking forward to in 2020?

"I will be representing USA and BalletCNJ in the Miami International Ballet Competition and Youth America Grand Prix!"