Dance Workshop plans final performances


FARMINGTON – The Dance Workshop of Farmington will present its annual and final children’s dance performances at 6 p.m. Saturday and 1 p.m. Sunday at the Mt. Blue High School Auditorium.

The youngest ballet students will dance “Jewels” Ballet, and the older jazz students will perform the lively and comical all-dance version of the musical “Li’l Abner.” The performance will feature Mt. Blue seniors Alyssa St. Pierre as Daisy Mae and Tyler Wheeler as Mammy Yokum. Allison Lake will dance the role of Abner.

Variety show acts of tap, jazz and pointe will be performed.

Patricia Ray, owner and teacher, is retiring after 24 years in business at the Dance Workshop.

Tickets will be available at the door for $6.50. Performances are sponsored by the Mt. Blue Music Boosters.