I’ve never seen any performance quite to beautiful. At the Children’s Therapy Center the school “provides educational and therapeutic services for children with developmental disabilities,” and the ballet program is meant to help develop students’ motor skills, socialization skills, and ability to focus.
While ballet recitals may be a dime a dozen, this one is far from typical and the smiles prove just that.
“It really is a dream come true to see her participate in something that I see so many other children participate in and it really wouldn’t have been able to happen except here,” one mother, Elana Lefkovitz, told PIX11 News — and other parents were quick to echo the sentiment.
“I’m extremely proud to be her mother,” another mom, Jennifer Bauer, said about her daughter. “It’s just one of those moments where you can just sit back and revel in everything and the accomplishments and how far she’s come.”