Houston Ballet

This summer, a handful of students attending summer intensives around the country will be sharing their experiences with Pointe. Here, Maddy Graupmann recounts her first few days at Houston Ballet.

 

Hello! I'm Maddy Graupmann and I am 17 and a level 7 student in Houston Ballet's Summer Intensive. This is my second summer in Houston and I just completed the year-round program there as well.

 

Houston Ballet's Hitomi Takeda with trainer Mike Howard

Photo by Amitava Sarkar

Published December 16, 2009
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Photographed by Drew Donovan

Sara Webb in costume for Julia Adam’s The Accidental

Photo by Amitava Sarkar

Published December 11, 2009
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Courtesy of Drew Donovan

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