A Turkish ballet dancer is gearing up to train young dancers in France next week.

Bahri Gurcan, who was the head dancer at the Ankara State Opera and Ballet, was invited by Francois Mauduit, founder and artistic director of La Junior Company, to give lessons to a five-day master class in Toulouse, which will start on Nov. 18.

Speaking to Anadolu Agency in the capital Ankara, Gurcan expressed his gratitude to be invited to such a prestigious program from Turkey. “As a ballet dancer, I danced across the world. It is of vital importance for me to represent my

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