Training Ballet Academy of Pittsburgh 2008-2009 Director: Steven and Lindsay Piper Teachers: Lindy Mandrajieff, Robert Steele Pittsburgh Youth Ballet 2009-Present Director: Jean Gedeon Teachers: Cynthia Ridler, Peter Merz, Dana Arey, Tamar Rachelle, Alan Obuzor, Andrew Blight, Garfield Lemonius Summer Intensive Programs Ballet Academy of Pittsburgh 2008 Pittsburgh Ballet Theater 2009/2010 Carolina Ballet 2011 Pittsburgh Youth Ballet 2011 Texas Ballet Theater 2012 Performance Experience Pittsburgh Youth Ballet’s “The Nutcracker” 2009-Current Sugar Plum Fairy, Dew Drop, Snow Queen, Arabian Princess, Lead Angel, Marzipan, Spanish, Waltz of the Flowers, Snowflakes, Masquerade Doll George Balanchine’s © “Western Symphony” 2010 “Snowflakes” from “The Nutcracker" 2010, 11, 12 “Variation IV” from “Raymonda Variations” 2011 “Embraceable You” and “Somebody Loves Me” from “Who Cares?” 2012 Ben Stevenson’s “Cinderella” 2012 “Winter Fairy” and “Grand Waltz” Classical Ballets “Generosity Fairy” from “The Sleeping Beauty” 2010 “Autumn Fairy” and “Fairy Godmother” from “Cinderella” 2011 “Swan” and “Big Swan” from “Swan Lake” Act II 2012 Contemporary Works Ruth Leney-Midkiff’s “Winston” 2010 Alan Obuzor’s “Hornpipe Reel” 2010 Teaching Experience Preschool and Beginning Ballet 2011, 2012 Substitute teacher at Pittsburgh Youth Ballet Assistant/Demonstrator for Artistic Director, Jean Gedeon, at Pittsburgh Youth Ballet 2012 Competitions and Awards Pittsburgh Youth Ballet Senior Company Member 2009-2012 Partial Scholarship to Carolina Ballet Summer Intensive 2011 Participant in Youth American Grand Prix 2012 Classical Variation from “Coppelia” Contemporary Variation “Nu Bello Cardillo” by Cynthia Ridler
October 23, 2012
Pittsburgh Youth Ballet