Madison (Maddi) Baptiste’s first experience with Pioneer Valley Ballet was auditioning for The Little Mermaid in 2007. She was a dancer at another studio since she was three years old; but after [...]
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My name is Julia Slaughter, and I’m a high school senior in the advanced division at PVB. I have been dancing for eight years, five of which have been with PVB. I joined PVB in the fall of 2015 [...]
I first came to PVB because my sister’s best friend, Isabel Darmon-Weiss, was dancing Snow in The Nutcracker one year and I was so inspired by her. I knew then that I had to dance. I came to the [...]
Emily DiBartolo is a longtime student and one of our 2019 Seniors. Here is her PVB Story, in her own words: My name is Emily DiBartolo, I am 17 years old, and I am advanced student with Pioneer [...]
Jennifer Basile has been involved with Pioneer Valley Ballet for 16 years. She is a past parent, former board member and president, and current volunteer and committee member. She came to PVB [...]
Pioneer Valley Ballet’s 40th annual production of The Nutcracker was featured in the Daily Hampshire Gazette’s Hampshire Life section on November 23, 2018. Read the story here.