DANCE ARTIST LINEUP
EXPERIENCE PROFESSIONAL DANCE IN NATURE
CONTINUUM is a New York City based dance company comprised of classically trained dancers with contemporary artistic voices. Led by Directing Artist Donna Salgado, the company performs work that plays in the concert dance spectrum while celebrating a spirit of dancemaking that is inspiring and progressive.
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FESTIVAL GUEST ARTIST | ERIC TROPE
ERIC TROPE is a choreographer, dancer, répétiteur, and teacher. A distinctly inventive and creative artist, Eric has performed professionally with the Miami City Ballet, Pennsylvania Ballet, and Ballet X, among others. Discover his artistry and see his choreography come to life at the inaugural festival.
Photo © Paul Kolnik
GEORGINA PAZCOGUIN | THE ROGUE BALLERINA
GEORGINA PAZCOGUIN, otherwise known as the “Rogue Ballerina”, is a former soloist ballerina of the New York City Ballet, and the company’s first Asian American dance artist ever to be promoted to an upper tier. Georgina is cofounder of Final Bow for Yellow Face and a producer of Here Lies Love on Broadway.
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ARTISTS OF THE WASHINGTON BALLET
ANDREA ALLMON is a member of the Washington Ballet. Entering her eighth season, she recently made debuts as Polyhymnia in George Balanchine's Apollo, Snow Queen in Septime Webre's The Nutcracker and The Lilac Fairy in the Washington Ballet's production of Sleeping Beauty.
BALLET THEATRE OF MARYLAND
Based in Annapolis, Ballet Theatre of Maryland produces high-caliber classical and contemporary ballet performances that engage the mind, spirit, and hearts of Marylanders. Showcasing a wide range of powerful quality ballets, BTM performs at venues throughout the state.
DANCE ARTIST & FILMMAKER | MILAN MISKO
MILAN MISKO is an artist whose critically acclaimed dance film, Transportation, was presented at the Dance on Camera Festival at Lincoln Center. He has worked with many companies, including Jessica Lang Dance, filming and producing promo videos, TV commercials, and the multimedia production, This Thing Called Love, featuring the art, music, and voice recordings of Tony Bennett.
EASTERN SHORE BALLET THEATRE
Celebrating over 30+ years of performances, ESBT is a local pre-professional ballet company that has gained statewide recognition for its annual presentations of The Nutcracker and an impressive repertoire of ballets performed during their Spring Gala seasons including Swan Lake, Coppélia, and Sleeping Beauty.