A Howard County concert in honor and memory

A Howard County concert in honor and memory

Since her diagnosis with stage 4 breast cancer in June 2014, Maggie Kudirka, 26, of Ellicott City, has organized a dance concert. A professional ballet dancer, Kudirka hosts it for a variety of reasons, from raising cancer awareness to helping with medical bills, but most importantly, for herself. On Jan 14, Kudirka, who is known as the Bald Ballerina, will host her fourth No One Can Survive Alone: A Fundraiser Concert for the Bald Ballerina.

“Since my diagnosis, it is a little bit harder to dance. I don’t have the energy levels. My body is stiff,” Kudirka said. “It is still a pleasure. It is so energizing to go into the studio and do what I can.”

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