Kerry Hubata, left, and Lora Swanson, treasurer of the Central Street Business Association. Photo by George Ritzlin

Kerry Hubata recently celebrated her 45th anniversary as co-founder and director of the Evanston School of Ballet, 1933 Central St. In honor of this occasion, the Central Street. Business Association presented Ms. Hubata with a certificate and a 1908 framed piece of ballet-themed art.  She continues to be a symbol of classical ballet education in the Chicago area. The school is dedicated to education in classical ballet that includes work from pre-ballet through professional levels.

Above: Kerry Hubata, left, and Lora Swanson, treasurer of the Central Street Business Association.

Photo by George Ritzlin