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Carolina Ballet's Jennifer JansmaRIP


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#1 Karen

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Posted 09 February 2008 - 05:26 AM

"Year ago, Jansma discovered she had head and throat cancer. And Wednesday evening, she died at age 22 in a Florida hospital, leaving Carolina Ballet dancers and staff forlorn as they prepared for Thursday's opening night of its run of "Cabaret."


May she rest in peace...

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#2 Renata

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Posted 09 February 2008 - 05:37 AM

My heart goes out to her family and friends. Life's path is uncertain and she is in my prayers. May she be at peace.

#3 leibling

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Posted 09 February 2008 - 08:14 PM

I did not know Jennifer very well, but I will always remember her as a student. Her personal strength and determination enabled her to make tremendous strides as a dancer in a very short period of time, and I admired her for that. She was a hard worker; it seemed that she worked (in her dancing) with an unusually clear focus- undaunted by any challenge. I wish I had known her better. I offer my sympathy to all who knew her.

#4 Amy Reusch

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Posted 20 February 2008 - 09:17 AM

... so young...


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