It’s always been important to us to teach our kids the value of hard work—to get them to understand that there are certain things that they will only get by working hard and working honestly; to get them to trust that when they have tough days that make them feel small, there will always be sunny moments around the corner that inspire them to strive for more if they just keep working at it.
This is perhaps the most important thing any human can take away from an arts education: that when they follow through and believe in themselves, the process will reward them; so that in life, when school or family or love or work proves to be a little harder than usual, they’re not afraid of the work it takes to get to a better place.
Everyday is a new opportunity to experience this life lesson through dance; to relearn it; to embrace it as part of who we are. This IS who we are.
We are companyONE.