World Of Dance photo highlights November 9, 2007
After performing a Peruvian dance, second graders from Kearns School take a bow with their instructor, the talented ballet dancer Edith Ortiz.
The synchronized motions of students from Granby Memorial Middle School impressed the crowd and drew rousing applause as they performed a Brazilian dance routine.
The professional dancers from the Connecticut Ballet were greeted with a standing ovation at the end of their performance. They are (from l.) Jori Ketten, Issa Coulibaly, Rachna Agrawal, Edith Ortiz, Guilherme Torres and Beto Da Silva.
Fourth graders from Kelly Lane School and their teachers accompanied their instructor, Issa Coulibaly on the djembe drums. Coulibaly is a legendary drummer in his native Mali..
Djember drummer Issa Coulibaly shows off his remarkable drumming skills to the sell-out crowd.
Rachna Agrawal, an East Indian dancer, connected with the crowd as she demonstrated the beautiful Kathak style of dance.