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A sad day. Got off the plane from Chicago and heard the sad news that my teacher had passed away. In that moment so many memories of being a student came flooding back. Marcia Dale Weary, was the most giving teacher. Her love for ballet shone through her and she had a passion to teach children this art form she loved. Everyone that knows her knows that she was tough, but she was also loving. She expected nothing but the best from you. She instilled in us hard work and strong sensibility of technique. I was definitely scared of her at some moments lol. But I think that fear and hard work created a spark in me. If not for her I would not be the dancer I am today. Her legacy will live on through all of her students, past and present. My heart goes out to her family and to all of the @cpyballet family! #marciadaleweary #cpyb

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