Ballet Slipper (2016.034.0154)
Ballet slipper with message handwritten in ink that says, “Le Corsaire Pas de Deux / WBC 2016 / Austin & Sydney (heart).”
Historical Notes: The 10th anniversary World Ballet Competition took place in Orlando June 18-18, 2016, convening nearly 170 ballet dancers from 20 countries for a weeklong competition. Sydney Dolan and Austin Eyler of the Campaneria Ballet School in Cary, North Carolina took the bronze medal and cash prize of $1,000 in the Pas de Deux category (age 14-24). On Saturday, June 18, the World Ballet Competition Gala was dedicated to the Pulse shooting victims, and many competition winners took the stage.
Austin Eyler, Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts, Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts Memorial, Sydney Dolan, Tributes
- Object ID: 2016.034.0154
- Collection Site: Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts
- Collection Date: 06/25/2016
- Size: 2.5H X 3.25W X 9D