"Center Stage" quotes

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A group of 12 teenagers from various backgrounds enroll at the American Ballet Academy in New York to make it as ballet dancers and each one deals with the problems and stress of training and getting ahead in the world of dance.

Director: Nicholas Hytner
Writer: Carol Heikkinen
Production: N/A
Genre: drama, music
Year: 2000
MetaScore: 52/100
ImdbRating: 6.6
BoxOffice: $17,200,925
Released: 12 May 2000
Awards: 1 nomination

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Cast

Audition Teacher - Christine Dunham
Mr. Sawyer - Stephen Stout
Mrs. Sawyer - Maryann Plunkett
Nervous Mother - Laura Hicks
ABA Scout - Barbara Caruso
ABA Scout (as Jeffrey Hayenga) - Jeff Hayenga
Mother at Audition - Karen Shallo
Eva's Friend - Carlo Alban
Eva's Friend - Giselle Daly
Cooper - Ethan Stiefel
Maureen - Susan May Pratt
Sergei - Ilia Kulik
Charlie - Sascha Radetsky
Jonathan - Peter Gallagher
Juliette - Donna Murphy
ABA Girls' Class Teacher (as Lisa Leguillo) - Lisa LeGuillou
ABA Pas De Deux Class Teacher - Robert Montano
ABA Boys' Class Teacher - Kirk Peterson
Kathleen - Julie Kent
Nancy - Debra Monk
Swan Lake Soloist - Sandra Brown
Swan Lake Soloist - Elizabeth Gaither
Swan Lake Soloist - Oksana Konobeyeva
Swan Lake Soloist (as Ekaterina Shelkanova) - Ekaterina Chtchelkanova
Joan Miller - Elizabeth Hubbard
Gala Patron - Nancy McDoniel
Gala Patron - Sandy Hamilton
ABA Receptionist - Olga Merediz
Salsa Singer - Elvis Crespo
Salsa Singer - Giselle Tcherniak
Girl at Salsa Club - Jamie Bonelli
Girl at Salsa Club - Micki Paley
Jim's Friend - Randy Pearlstein
Sergei's Salsa Partner - Nancy Hess
Jazz Class Receptionist - Lovette George
Jazz Class Teacher - Priscilla Lopez
Jonathan's Secretary (as Brenda Thomas Denmark) - Brenda Denmark
Cooper's Assistant - Warren Carlyle
Emily's Mother - Marcia Jean Kurtz
Stage Manager - Kari Thompson
Jonathan's Ballet Soloist / ABA Student - Aesha Ash
Jonathan's Ballet Soloist - Sean Stewart
ABA Student (as Ashley Anderson) - Ashley L. Anderson
ABA Student - Jared Angle
ABA Student - Erin Baiano
ABA Student - Jennifer Balcerzak
ABA Student - Ellen Bar
ABA Student - Tamara Barden
ABA Student (as Sant'gria Bello) - Sant'Gria Bello
ABA Student - Dustin Brauneck
ABA Student - Melissa Cabrera
ABA Student - Martine Ciccone
ABA Student - Elena Diner
ABA Student - Nicole Epstein
ABA Student - Alina Faye
ABA Student - Elizabeth Ford
ABA Student - Jason Fowler
ABA Student - Kurt Froman
ABA Student - Kyle Froman
ABA Student - Davena Gross
ABA Student - Natalia Haigler
ABA Student - Craig Hall
ABA Student - Stephen Hanna
ABA Student - Adam Hendrickson
ABA Student - Patrick Howell
ABA Student - Ryan Kelly
ABA Student - Rebecca Krohn
ABA Student - Jessica Kusak
ABA Student - Ryan Lawrence
ABA Student - Riolama Lorenzo
ABA Student - Stephanie Lyons
ABA Student - Deanna McBrearty
ABA Student - Eleena Melamed
ABA Student - Justin Morris
ABA Student - Gillian Murphy
ABA Student - Laura Paulus
ABA Student - Matt Pitcher
ABA Student - Jonathan Porretta
ABA Student - Carrie Lee Riggins
ABA Student - Emilie Schlegel
ABA Student - David Schneider
ABA Student - Chrissy Schultz
ABA Student - Aaron Severini
ABA Student - Kristin Sloan
ABA Student - Jonathan Stafford
ABA Student - Ryan Stewart
ABA Student - Janie Taylor
ABA Student - Pascale Van Kipnis
ABA Student - Jamie Wolf
Jazz Class Dancer (as Julio Augustin) - Julio Agustin
Jazz Class Dancer - Jim Borstelmann
Jazz Class Dancer - Liam Burke
Jazz Class Dancer - Chris Davis
Jazz Class Dancer - Nina Goldman
Jazz Class Dancer - Shannon Hammonds
Jazz Class Dancer - Jack Hayes
Jazz Class Dancer - Sean Martin Hingston
Jazz Class Dancer - Joann Hunter
Jazz Class Dancer - Violetta Klimczewska
Jazz Class Dancer - Keri Lee
Jazz Class Dancer - Stephanie Michels
Jazz Class Dancer - Lisa Nafegar
Jazz Class Dancer - Michael O'Donnell
Jazz Class Dancer - Angela Piccinni
Jazz Class Dancer - Mimi Quillin
Jazz Class Dancer - John Michael Schert
Jazz Class Dancer - Lisa Shriver
Jazz Class Dancer - Scott Taylor
Jazz Class Dancer - Endalyn Taylor-Shellman
Jazz Class Dancer - Rocker Verastique
Jazz Class Dancer - Robert Wersinger
ABA Student - Jessie Ward
Eva's Friend - Angela Ali
Pedestrian - Derek Ambrosi
Dance Student - Dar Billingham
ABA Student - Skyh Alvester Black
ABA Student - Emily Johnson
Principal Salsa Dancer - Kordelia
Lead Salsa Dancer - Luis Jose Lopez
Premier Guest - Mark Ott
Eddie - Chris Rivaro
Dancer at Salsa Club - Mauricio Sanchez
Ensemble - Scottie Thompson
Dancer - Amisha Veda