Artists

Sergio Neglia

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Sergio Neglia

Sergio Neglia is the founder and Artistic Director of Neglia Ballet Artists. Born in Argentina, Sergio began studying ballet at the Teatro Colon in Buenos Aires. At thirteen he won a scholarship to the famed Bolshoi Ballet, and at sixteen was a scholarship student at the School of American Ballet, hand-picked by George Balanchine. He went on to study under, and danced with some of ballets most famous names, including Nureyev, Godunov and Baryshnikov. He has been a finalist and won awards in several International Competitions, including a...

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Heidi Halt

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Heidi Halt

Heidi Halt is the founder and Executive Director of Neglia Ballet Artists. A Buffalo Native Heidi has performed and taught extensively across North America. She has performed nearly all of the classical repertory, as well as works by Balanchine, and many renowned contemporary choreographers. Heidi has danced with the Buffalo Ballet Theatre, Oakland Ballet, Berkley Ballet Theater, Ballet Randolph in Miami, Cincinnati Ballet Company, and the Scapino Ballet in Rotterdam. Heidi returned to Buffalo in 1994, to establish the Neglia Conservatory of...

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Silvina Vaccarelli

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Silvina Vaccarelli

Silvina Vaccarelli – (Principal) is from Buenos Aires, Argentina. Since starting her career in 1992, Silvina Vaccarelli’s talents have been recognized by national and international dance critics, the Argentinean government, and prominent members of the Argentinean dance community around the globe. Silvina received her training at the prestigious Colon Theatre. After graduating from the Colon, she became a member of the Teatro Argentino de la Plata where she immediately was cast in principal roles. In 1991 Silvina was a finalist in the...

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