The Point Dance Ensemble performed in honor of Marlene Turbin Weldon at the Wisconsin Dance Council’s Award Ceremony on August 18, 2018!

Photograph by Matzner Photography

The Point Dance Ensemble performed in honor of Marlene Turnin Weldon at the Wisconsin Dance Council’s Award Ceremony on August 18, 2018!  The photograph above  is from “Black Violin”,  a piece Ms. Turbin Weldon set on the ballet company this summer, not knowing the company would perform the piece in her honor.

In the morning the Conference Master Classes were taught by Cyenthia Vijayakumar and  Cedric Gardner.  Professional development for teachers included a session on On Line Marketing with Rhee Gold and a panel discussion with representatives from the dance departments at Belot CollegeCarthage College, the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, and the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point.   

Later in the afternoon there was an Award Ceremony to honor five distinguished honorees, including Marlene Turbin Weldon.