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Ballet Guest Artist in Residence: Zippora Karz

Release date: October 21, 2010

February 4-13, 2011

Zippora Karz was a soloist ballerina with the New York City Ballet from 1983 to 1999.  She was featured in a variety of roles choreographed by George Balanchine and Jerome Robbins, as well as works choreographed for her by Peter Martins and Lynne Taylor Corbett.  She now serves as a teacher and repetiteur for the George Balanchine Trust, rehearsing and staging Balanchine's choreography for a host of national and international dance companies.  She is also a diabetes spokesperson and educator.  Karz will give master classes and set a work on Goucher dancers to be performed at the Goucher Repertory Dance Ensemble Concert on April 15 and 16. 

Master classes are open to high-intermediate and advanced ballet dancers.  Class fee:  $20