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Rancho Mirage, Calif. – Wednesday, April 4, 2012 — Desert Youth Ballet will hold scholarship auditions for acceptance into Valerie Mahabir’s Studio of Dance. The class audition will be held from 5:45pm to 6:45pm. Students, 5 and up, who have a love of dance and financial need, may attend this class audition.

“We’re thrilled to be able to offer ballet scholarships this year,” said Susan Francis, President of Desert Youth Ballet Board of Directors. “The board is very excited to be able to provide this opportunity to children who have the dream to dance! This can be a life changing experience for these young aspiring artists.”

Attendance is limited and pre-registration is required.  Those interested may contact the Valerie Mahabir Academy of Ballet at 760-341-0122 for details and reservations.

Desert Youth Ballet is a private, local non-profit 501 c3 organization dedicated to inspire boys and girls of Coachella Valley to become involved in dance, enhance their performance skills, develop self-confidence and provide life-long interest in the arts. the Desert Youth Ballet provides professional training and performance experience by raising funds for scholarships, underwriting performances, and providing community outreach.  For more information, contact Brett at 760-341-0122 or visit the web site www.desertyouthballet.org



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