Maria Giacobbe Alessandra, Founder of Delta Festival Ballet, Dies at 92

Maria Giacobbe Alessandra passed away at her home in Metairie, Louisiana, on May 29, 2021, with her daughter Nan by her bedside. As a dance teacher for 75 years, she taught with a rare combination of love, discipline, dedication and passion overlaid by a deep maternal care for each of her students. Maria Giacobbe made […]