Saturday, June 3rd was the National Society of Arts and Letters Awards Gala. It was a wonderful evening with performances by many talented young artists. The judges for the competition were: Steven Caras, Maurice Brandon Curry, Cynthia Harvey and Christopher Wheeldon.
Masanori Takiguchi, a student from Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre School won the honorable mention award. Seventeen dancers were in the competition from all over the United States. The scholarships they win can contribute to their careers in the Arts.