By Rosemarie Kempton
Napa Valley Register
December 10, 2014
[Napa, California, USA] – Ballet is not easy. It takes years of disciplined practice to gain the strength to execute the graceful movements onstage that appear effortless to an audience. With nine years of ballet training under their belts, both Cameron Surh and Emmett Moore have acquired the physical power and technical expertise to perform lead roles in Napa Regional Dance Company’s 14th annual presentation of “The Nutcracker.”
Surh, who will be dancing the role of Prince, is the first Napa Regional Dance Company student to have this role. In the past, the dance company had to hire a professional dancer for this demanding part. The 15-year-old Napa High School student has mixed emotions about his role. “For me it is incredibly nerve-racking and exciting all at once,” Surh said.
Read more about Cameron and Emmett: http://napavalleyregister.com/entertainment/arts-and-theatre/dancing-in-the-nutcracker-napa-regional-s-ballet-dancers-get/article_52432303-f879-5d25-90b9-16f6fb898404.html
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