MASTER CLASS WITH COMPLEXIONS CONTEMPORARY BALLET
Train and challenge your technique, while exploring endless possibilities in contemporary ballet with Larissa Gerszke and Brandon Gray from Complexions Contemporary Ballet
10:00 AM – 11:30 AM Contemporary Ballet Class with Larissa
11:45 AM – 1:30 PM Complexions Contemporary Repertory with Brandon
Larissa Gerszke (Ontario, Canada) began her formal dance training at Canterbury Arts High School in Ottawa, Ontario. She has attended summer programs at the Royal Winnipeg Ballet, Canada’s Ballet Jorgen, Complexions Contemporary Ballet, and Alonzo Kings LINES Ballet. She has performed works by Matthew Rushing, Taryn Russell, Alvin Ailey, Bob Fosse, and Carmen Rozestraten. Ms. Gerszke graduated from the Ailey/Fordham BFA Program in 2016 and is currently a member of Complexions Contemporary Ballet.
Brandon Gray began training at the age of 13 at The Duke Ellington School of the Arts in Washington, D.C. He has trained with Charles Augins, Katherine Smith, Melvin Deale, Treanna Alexander, and Nikki Sutton-Mackey, and was a part of Darnese Wilkerson’s first Summer Dance Experience in 2012 at the Atlas Theater. He also attended The Ailey School Scholarship Program. Brandon has performed in productions of Black Nativity, The Ailey School’s Roof Breaking Ceremony, The Hudson Yard’s New York unveiling choreographed by Matthew Rushing, as well as Alvin Ailey’s Memoria at The Kennedy Center and New York City Center with Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater. Brandon is a recipient of the DC-Capital Scholarship. He is currently a member of Complexions Contemporary Ballet.
Saturday, September 25, 2021
10:00am – 2:00pm
Laguna Beach High School
625 Park Avenue
Laguna Beach, CA 92651
SKILL LEVEL + PRICE
Intermediate and Advanced
Ages 12+ – $25
For Group Sales of 10+ Students Please call (949) 715-5578