Ballet Mink's Echoes and Tales features a cast with varied and sometimes unusual expertise. Company Assistant Director and costumier Dolly Kelepecz danced as soloist in Balanchine ballets, under Mr. B himself; as ballerina on horseback in the Swiss Circus Knie, and as top showgirl on the Las Vegas Strip in the Folies Bergère.
After joining Ballet Mink in 1997, Ms Kelepecz has danced as soloist many times as well as served as répétiteur and costumier. Her undiminished talent and enthusiasm for all aspects of production, combined with her beautiful physique and technical skill have contributed with stunning effect to Ballet Mink productions for the past years. Dolly is also a highly respected Ballet and Pilates Professor at UNLV.