Fling

Fling

Pictured above left: In competition at age nine. Ask Hannah Wakelin if she can still do a Highland Fling, and the smile that creases her face most of the time becomes even wider. The Idyllwild Arts Academy Dance major from…

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Shining

Shining

L. to r.: Idyllwild Arts Dance Chair Ellen Rosa Taylor, Andrea Chesley, Congresswoman Judy Chu, Gala organizer Susan Zhou For Andrea Chesley, the Idyllwild Arts Academy Admission Counselor for both Dance and Theatre, this month's "My Shining Star" Los Angeles…

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Inspired

Inspired

“I’m inspired by these little girls.” Clara Stark’s words stop the interviewer short. A year ago, dancing ballet, she earned a place in the semifinals of the prestigious Spotlight competition, in Los Angeles. This winter she placed third in Women’s…

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