GWYN "GINGER" CRUZ

Ginger began her dance education in 2005 at the Civic Dance Centre and joined the Scranton Civic Ballet Company Corps de Ballet in 2015. The following year, she was promoted to Soloist and in the spring of 2016, Ginger was promoted to Principal Dancer. She has served as a class assistant & choreographer for the school since 2017 and served as the ballet mistress of the company since 2018. Ginger is currently a full time student at the Univeristy of Scranton studying Kinesiology.

 

Ginger has furthered her studies outside Scranton to different companies and schools across the United States which include The Dance Works, Ballet Austin, American Ballet Theatre. Since 2015, Ginger has been a guest performer for the Mostly Opera’s annual Concert every October along with the UNICO Foundation since 2016.

PERFORMANCE HIGHLIGHTS

SCRANTON CIVIC BALLET COMPANY

  • Helen Gaus' The Nutcracker (Clara, Sugar Plum Fairy, Dew Drop Fairy, Arabian, Soldier Doll)

  • Swan Lake (Odile the Black Swan)

  • Stars and Stripes (Liberty Bell)

  • The Sleeping Beauty (White Cat)

  • Cinderella Divertissement (Cinderella)

  • Midnight Masquerade (Soloist)

  • Viennese Waltz (Principal)

  • Invitation to the Dance (Principal)

  • Appalachian (Principal)

  • Coppelia (Swanhilda)

  • Le Corsaire (Medora)

  • El Jardin Español (Principal)

  • Beauty and the Beast (Belle)

  • Amour et Printemps (Principal)

Gwyn "Ginger" Cruz - El Jardin Español

Photo: Michael Straub Photography

SCRANTON CIVIC BALLET COMPANY

234 Mifflin Ave, Scranton PA 18503

Phone: 570-343-0115

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Monday - Thursday: 3:30pm - 7:30pm

Friday: CLOSED
Saturday: 9:00am - 4:30pm​
Sunday: CLOSED

The Scranton Civic Ballet Company is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization