In Memory of Rose Marie Floyd

December 24, 1927-January 5, 2002 The CCA is deeply saddened to announce the passing of beloved CCA Executive Board member and Permanent Examiner Rose Marie Floyd. Rose Marie was the Founder, Director and Choreographer of the Contemporary Civic Ballet Company. She...

CCA Being On Point with Pointe Virtual Workshop

  CECCHETTI COUNCIL OF AMERICA BEING ON POINT with POINTE A virtual teacher workshop Dates/Times (EST)/Topics: Saturday, January 15, 2022 2:00pm – 2:45pm – The Teacher’s Eye Discussion 2:45pm – 3:45pm – Pre-Pointe Class – with Laurie Papovich 3:45pm –...

The Cecchetti Method of Ballet-Testimonials Part II

Julia Kelley My name is Julia Kelley and I am currently a senior vocal performance major at The Rome School of Music, Drama, and Art at Catholic University in Washington DC. I had the privilege of taking ballet class at Les Cher from 2004-2017. Les Cher became my...

The Cecchetti Method of Ballet-Testimonials

Caroline Buckheit, Former Dancer with Boston Ballet The Cecchetti Method of ballet significantly contributed to my development in dance and has had a lasting impact on my everyday life. The structure of the Cecchetti method prepares dancers for a future of real-life...