Madison Ballet’s “Rise” and Goodbyes to MB’s Artistic Director

Attending Madison Ballet’s “Rise” tonight. This is Artistic Director, W Earle Smith’s last season with MB. Earle started the first professional ballet company in Madison, choreographed brilliant ballets, moreover, touched thousands of lives. He has personally touched the lives of the students of SMB and anyone who has worked with him- including me. Thank you Earle for a wonderful 19 years with Madison Ballet!