BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WIAT) — Alabama School of Fine Arts Seniors Rachel Lockhart and Haley Winegarden danced live on CBS 42 Morning News with Art Franklin as they celebrate their big achievement: being accepted as student dancers at The Juilliard School. The two seniors are likely the first two dancers from ASFA accepted into Juilliard, a major feat.
The Juilliard School is a performing arts school based in New York, New York that boasts notable alumni such as Robin Williams, Yo-Yo Ma, Kevin Spacy and more.
Lockhart and Winegarden will soon be joining these notable stars’ ranks as students and eventually alumni in the Juilliard Dance program. Congrats, ladies! We wish you luck!