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Buffalo ballet dancer to compete in prestigious competition

Competition to take place February in Switzerland
Posted at 2:00 PM, Jan 14, 2020
and last updated 2020-01-14 15:16:38-05

BUFFALO, NY (WKBW) — A student from Buffalo's Neglia Ballet is now set to compete at a prestigious international competition.

Maggie Weatherdon will compete at the 2020 Prix de Lausanne in Switzerland.

The event takes place February 2 – 9.

The Prix de Lausanne is considered one of the most elite ballet competitions in the world.

Maggie is one of 84 candidates chosen from a field of 377 dancers from around the globe.

She has duel citizenship between the U.S. and Canada.