I asked my sister to record my niece recording VO for a different animation, but got this audio instead. So I made a different animation.

New York City Ballet Family Saturdays 1 min spot

Commissioned by the New York City Ballet to promote the Family Saturdays program.
Director & Illustrator: Thyra Heder
Animation Director: Stephanie Swart
Animators: Marika Cowan, John Hughes, Peter Ahern, Natalie Labarre and Elena Manetta
Music & Sound design: Mark Phillips
Producers: Ellen Bar & Rebekka Björnsdóttir

Family Saturdays is an exciting one-hour interactive presentation featuring excerpts from New York City Ballet's repertory performed by Company dancers and members of the NYCB Orchestra. Daniel Ulbricht, Principal Dancer and Family Saturdays Creative Director, hosts the programs, offering insight on choreography, music, and dancers.

Also commissioned to create the kid's map of the David H Koch Theater:


Animation Sketch: Poto Dance