Adult Ballet

with Terpsie Toon

This course is for students age 12 and up looking to expand upon their love of ballet and the skills they have learned through prior training. Drop-in students are welcome! 

About the Instructor: Terpsie Toon

Terpsie Toon's professional career began at Radio City Music Hall with the Rockettes/Ballet Company after which she spent 13 years touring North America in a wide variety of musical theater productions including "Mame," "Makin' Whoopee!," "Chicago," "SeeSaw," "No No Nanette," and "Anything Goes." Her Broadway credits include "Sugar Babies" and "Whoopee" She earned her M.A. from New York University and soon after moved to Lake Placid where she served as the managing director and primary teacher at the Lake Placid School of Ballet and Dance for nine years before retiring last summer. While in Lake Placid she served as the primary choreographer for the North Country Ballet Ensemble's annual productions of "The Nutcracker." She has also staged and choreographed every musical at Lake Placid High School since 2011, and for the Community Theater Players such shows as "Chicago," "Annie," "Evita" and "Little Mermaid." She says she enjoys being retired "because I've never been so busy in my life."

Monday 7/8/2019
6:30pm - 8:00pm
Monday 7/15/2019
6:30pm - 8:00pm
Monday 7/22/2019
6:30pm - 8:00pm
Monday 7/29/2019
6:30pm - 8:00pm
Monday 8/5/2019
6:30pm - 8:00pm
Monday 8/12/2019
6:30pm - 8:00pm
Monday 8/19/2019
6:30pm - 8:00pm
Per Class: $12
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Lake Placid Center for the Arts

The Lake Placid Center for the Arts is a year-round performing and visual Arts Facility.  Located in the Adirondack Park of Northern New York, the LPCA consistently presents arts of the highest caliber in music, dance and theatre performances, film exhibitions and visual arts presentations. 

In addition, the Arts Center provides special arts-in education programs, workshops and residencies for aspiring and renowned artists.

The Arts Center is the home of the Lake Placid School of Ballet, LPCA Children's Theatre, Community Theatre Players, as well as the Summer home of the Lake Placid Sinfonietta.

Upcoming Events
09/19/19 - 10:00am

A part of our School Day Matinee Series

09/20/19 - 07:00pm

Discussing the publication of The Testaments, sequel to The Handmaid's Tale

09/24/19 - 06:30pm

Explore the art of improv!

09/24/19 - 07:00pm to 09:00pm

Alexander Technique for Musicians

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