The Next Generation is a talented group of Pofahl students aged 8 to 18 that perform at festivals, senior facilities, and for social service agencies and events such as Spotlight On Youth, Shands Bone Marrow Transplant Reunion, March For Babies, Downtown Festival, Spring Arts Festival and PALS.
The Company performs classical, neoclassical, contemporary, hip-hop, classical and contemporary jazz and theatre pieces. Choreography is by award winning choreographers Kim Tuttle, Judy Skinner and Dance Alive National Ballet principal dancers along with works by guest master teachers and selected works from the Choreographic Showcase.
The Company holds two Benefit Performance for Dance Alive National Ballet that showcases their talents; one in the fall and one in the spring that showcases the choreographic talents of the older members. With the showcase, advanced dancers are provided the opportunity to choreograph, cast and present their works.
The Next Generation holds a number of events during the year to raise funds that benefit DANB. The group has over 20 performances and events annually.
Scheduled Events for 2019-2020:
- August 17th – NUTCRACKER AUDITIONS
- Halloween Costume and Sale! Saturday Sept 28th 9-3 Sunday Sept 29th 12-3 Saturday Oct 5th 9-3 Sunday Oct 6th 12-3
- Fall Concert Nov 16th