From an email from New York Theatre Ballet, The American Girl "Girl of the Year" was revealed yesterday on "The Today Show," and four students from Ballet School NY, the school of New York Theatre Ballet, were there to help:
According to the ABC News story,
Books based on Isabelle's life will tell the story of 10-year-old Isabelle Palmer, a dancer who is studying ballet at a performing arts school.
Isabelle, who has a flair for designing ballet costumes, has trouble adjusting to a new school, and struggles with self-doubt in the dance studio until she finds a way to stand out and use her talent to help others.
From the NYTB email,
There are special events planned at American Girl Place January 1st, 2nd, and 3rd. We hope you can stop by and join us for this very special occasion. There will be a demonstration, craft, free giveaway, and of course, dancing! Learn more.
American Girl Place is located at 609 Fifth Avenue and 49th Street.
- Free and open to the public.
- For girls ages 8 and up.