sleeping beauty

Ballet Mississippi plans May 12 production

Ballet Mississippi presents Marius Petipa’s The Sleeping Beauty, Act III, Aurora’s Wedding, May 12 at 7:30 p.m. at Jackson Prep’s Fortenberry Theatre. Dancers will bring this fairytale to life with music by Peter Ilych Tchaikovsky. Special guest artist will be former leading dancer with BalletMet, David Ward.  Some of the dancers include (from left, back) Isabella Overby, Lawson Yelverton, Helen Mary Katool, Nia Johnson; (middle row) Cara Schell Sandefur, Kimberly Blount, Victoria Mungan, Jordan Williams; (front) Frances Madden. For more information, call 601-960-1560.


The University of Mississippi recently released the Fall 2018 Dean’s List. Students must earn a semester GPA of 3.50 to 3.74 to be listed on the Dean’s List.