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7-Year-Old Becomes Cincinnati Ballet’s First Dancer With Down Syndrome





Jack Barlow just made history, and he’s only 7 years old.

Jack is the first dancer with Down syndrome to perform with Cincinnati Ballet, earning a role in the company’s production of “The Nutcracker.” On Dec. 16, Cincinnati Ballet posted a video on Facebook highlighting Jack and his dedication to being a dancer.

This is Jack’s fourth year being a part of the company’s joint program with Cincinnati Children’s Hospital called Ballet Moves for kids with Down syndrome and cerebral palsy. Jack’s mother, Ashley Barlow, told Cincinnati.com that she’s read more >>>

Source:: HuffingtonPost.Com

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