An Academic Schedule for Working Professionals—in the Boston Ballet

“It’s a slow process for us because we are working full time, rehearsing all day, performing at night.”

Shelby ElsbreeNortheastern University

In some careers, retirement comes early. Shelby Elsbree, a 22-year-old dancer, tells us how a partnership between Northeastern University’s College of Professional Studies and the Boston Ballet is preparing her for life after dance.

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