News & Noteworthy

Scholarship Winners

Recent Scholarship Winners:

$45 Regional Workshop Scholarship was awarded to Erin Timbol, student of Jennifer Forcucci-Marzluf, at the Fullerton Regional Workshop in CA. 

$100 scholarship to the 2015 Summer Course Scholarship was awarded to Zachary Hernandez and Sydney Robinson at the Fullerton Regional Workshop in CA. 

Congratulations to Hannah Budny for receiving a full scholarship for tutition, room and board to the Residential Summer School Course 2015 held in Santa Barbra, CA. Hannah was a CICB competitor and is a student of Amber Megna Michalik in Michigan. 

Another Congratulations to Mary Beer for also recieving a full scholarship for tuition, room and board to the Residential Summer School Course 2015. Mary was a Residential Summer Course participant in Richmond, Virginia and is a student of Kathy Cooke from Livonia, Michigan. 

Congratulations to Lydia Marzlu for recieving a tuition scholarship to the Residential Summer School Course 2015. Lydia was a participant in the Residential Summer Course in Richmond, Virgina and is a student of Jennifer Forcucci-Marzluf from Fullerton, California. 

Special Recognition:

Maestro Enrico Cecchetti Award of Excellence for Continued Diligence in the Study and Performance of the Cecchetti Method was awarded to Erica Bresnan, Claire Keeley, and Madison Simons all students of Marnell Himes-Ushijima from Huntington Beach, California. 

Maestro Enrico Cecchetti International Ambassador Award for Spreading a Passion for the Cecchetti Work Around the Globe was awarded to Angelique Harris student of Heidi Wright from Johannesburg, South Africa.

Other Past Scholarship Winners: 

The 2014 Cecchetti USA Regional Workshop in Huntington Beach, CA Scholarship Winners:

$45.00 Regional Workshop Scholarship awarded to Lydia Marzlu, student of Jennifer Forcucci-Marzluf.

$200.00 Residential Summer Course Scholarship awarded to Valerie Garcia, student of Claylee Stewart and Vanessa Stewart.

The 2013 Cecchetti USA Regional Workshop in Conneticut Scholarship Winners:

$45.00 Regional Workshop Scholarship awarded to Sophie Kozak, trained by Karen O'Toole. 

$200.00 Residential Summer Course Scholarship awarded to Madison Cleveland, trained by Kathy Koester. 

The 2013 Cecchetti USA Regional Workshop in Fullerton, CA Scholarship Winners: 

$45.00 Workshop Scholarship awarded to Kira Molena and Zachary Hernandez, CF Dance Academy 

$200.00 Scholarship to Richmond, VA 2014 awarded to Lauren Rios, Claylee's Dance Academy. 

The Cecchetti USA Residential Summer Course Scholarship Recipients:

Full tuition and room and board awarded to Kennedy Dalton from Huntington Academy of Dance. Trains with Kimberly McEachern.

1/2 tuition scholarship awarded to Alexandra Ieraci from Meriden Dance Center. Trains with Laura Kruegar.

1/2 tuition scholarship awarded to Lydia Gentry from Richmond Ballet. Trains with Stoner Winslett.

Congratulations to all our winners! We cannot wait to see you next year at the 2014 Cecchetti USA Residential Summer Course! 

The 2013 Cecchetti USA Regional Workshop in Huntington Beach Scholarship Winners: 

Congratulations to Hannah Thornhill, winner of a $200 scholarship for the Residential Summer Course in Richmond, Virginia and Camille Gardner, winner of the full tuition scholarship to the next CUSA Regional Workshop. Both girls reside in Huntington Beach, CA and attend Huntington Academy of Dance.

Congratulations to Faith Forcucci of CF Dance Academy who was awarded a full scholarship and Sidney Lund of Huntington Academy who was awarded a tuition scholarship to the CUSA Residential Summer Course in Richmond, VA in 2013.  Further congratulations to the CUSA Merit Scholar Natalie Hackett, also awarded a full scholarship.  Bravo dancers!

Congratulations to CUSA Ballet Scholar, Danielle Angulo, of Claylee's Dance Academy who was awareded a $200 scholarship to CUSA's Summer School at the Whittier, CA workshop.  Further congrats to CUSA Ballet Scholar, Amy Ordaz, also of Claylee's Dance Academy who was awarded a full tuition scholarship to CUSA's next regional workshop in 2013.  Congratulations ladies!

Congratulations to CUSA Ballet Scholar Savannah Poore of Claylee's Dance Academy who was awarded a $200 scholarship to CUSA's Summer School 2012 at the Huntington Beach, CA workshop.  Further congrats to CUSA Ballet Scholar Kennedy Dalton of Huntington Academy of Dance who was awarded a full tuition scholarship to CUSA's April workshop in Whittier, CA.  Bravo dancers!