Turkeypalooza

City of Gaithersburg Presents

Turkeypalooza

In Partnership with VF Dance Theater

Sat · November 17, 2018

10:30 am

$15.00

Back by popular demand, VF Dance Theater takes children on an exciting adventure that explores Thanksgiving. This interactive show encourages children to count, read, move, and solve problems. Known for their athleticism and comedy, VF Dance Theater engages young audiences with this unique holiday performance. Great for the entire family; recommended for ages 3 and up. Performance is followed by a craft.

Turkeypalooza
Turkeypalooza
Back by popular demand, VF Dance Theater takes children on an exciting adventure that explores Thanksgiving. This interactive story encourages children to count, read, move, and solve problems. Known for their athleticism and comedy, VF Dance Theater engages young audiences with this unique holiday performance. Great for the entire family; recommended for ages 3 and up. Performance is followed by a craft.
In Partnership with VF Dance Theater
In Partnership with VF Dance Theater
About Veronika Farkas

Veronika Farkas, founder and artistic director of VF Dance and Fitness, LLC was born in Budapest, Hungary where she started her career at a very early age. During her childhood she was exposed to strict European dance training, acting and voice lessons in various Conservatory Programs. Boarding Art/Dance schools included such places as the Budapest Ballet Dance Academy in Hungary, the Moscow Ballet Academy in Russia and the Berlin School for the Performing Arts in Germany.

While beginning to train at a very early age Veronika’s performing career also began. At age 7, she was cast as “Cosette” in the world tour of Les Misérables to Japan and in Germany for three seasons. At age 10 while continuing her training in the above great schools she received numerous film credits as a child actor, and was doing several voice-over works for American movies coming into Hungary. As a young teen, Veronika was cast in Evita that toured in France, Alaska and all over Eastern Europe.

Moving to US she continued to dance at Maryland Youth Ballet, the Alvin Ailey School and Broadway Dance Center in New York, and even lived in Cancun Mexico where she has danced and trained Dolphins.

Veronika holds degrees in Dance Choreography and Performance, Theater Performance, and Arts management. She is a certified trainer and group fitness instructor and proud member of AFAA (Aerobics and Fitness Association of America) Mrs.Farkas has been on faculty for many organizations, such as Director of Dance at Imagination Stage, BlackRock Center for the Arts, and Sidwell Friends School. After completing a strong background in the arts side, Ms. Farkas decided to step to the medical side of the field and completed a Human Movement /Athletic Track Program at Arizona School of Health and Sciences (A/T Still University).
Venue Information:
Arts Barn
311 Kent Square Road
Gaithersburg, MD, 20878
http://www.gaithersburgmd.gov/