Weekend through the lens... Nice to be home. Wish I could stay longer. Always amazing food, always a perfect view in the city. Performed for some young ones. 3/5/17 thoughts... I think it's time for a change in my life, But I'm so afraid of the unknown. What's to … Continue reading Photography + Poetry♡
3/3/17 Just yesterday, the Level 8 and Trainee Program of the School of Pennsylvania Ballet performed at the Montessori Children's House in Horsham, PA. Our lovely audience was a small group of children ages 2-6 years old. My class performed several pieces for the young students, including sections from Faust, La fille mal gardée, Le Corsaire and a … Continue reading Outreach Program with The School of Pennsylvania Ballet
After a successful 32 performances, Nutcracker season is finally over! My blog posts have been non-existent over the past two months because I spent literally all of my time rehearsing, touring, performing and sleeping. But now that that's all over with and a new year has begun, expect many more posts in the future! Here is a quick, … Continue reading Quick Update on Life as a Ballerina
Did someone say rehearsal from noon to 10 PM?! You know you are the midst of Nutcracker season when the rehearsal schedule calls for lengthy days. Lots of starting and stopping, spacing and adjusting. Rehearsals are for making mistakes and then correcting them in preparation for the performances. The lighting, sets, music and dancers all … Continue reading Tour Day 2: Nutty Nutcracker Rehearsals
Finally, after a 7-hour trip, The Pennsylvania Ballet has arrived safely in Cleveland, OH. We have an exciting day ahead of us tomorrow; Class in the morning with the artistic director, Angel Corella, and then a full dress rehearsal in the theatre. I am eager to perform The Nutcracker on a different stage and in … Continue reading Tour Day 1: Caffeine, The Crucible & Greater Cleveland
10/19/16 Photography by the beautiful Emelia Moorman To view more of her stellar photography, check out her Instagram here!!!
11/13/16 Many wonderful opportunities have presented themselves already this season. I finally feel like I'm breaking out of this mold, straying away from the rest of the group, and being singled out for solo roles. Everyday I'm discovering more of myself as an artist, playing around with different movement and musicality like I never have … Continue reading Touring with the Main Company
10/1/16 Level 8 and The Trainee Division Photos by Denis Gronostayskiy, Principal of The School of Pennsylvania Ballet To view more photos, go to http://www.gron.smugmug.com/School-of-PA-Ballet/
6/26/16 Modeling: Burgandy Sofiane Yumiko Leotard & Black Abigail Mentzer Skirt Designs
Hey everyone! As you may have already known, The Pennsylvania Ballet has undergone many changes in the past several years. From appointing a new Artistic Director to hiring - and letting go - many dancers, The Pennsylvania Ballet is transforming into Angel Corella's ideal company. The upcoming 2016/2017 season for the company is an exciting one, featuring … Continue reading Big News!