Dance Instructor at StudioONE Dance Center
Anna, originally from Fairfield, TX, received her ballet training from Lydia Spano, former dancer with Pacific Northwest Ballet, Ballet Austin and Ballet Magnificat! Omega. She also studied in jazz, modern, hip hop and tap under Natalie George at Joy’s School of Dance in Waco, TX. During the summer of 2012, Anna trained with Francis Patrelle, Director of Dances Patrelle in New York City. She attended Ballet Magnificat! Summer Dance Intensives for 5 years, and was a part of its Pre-Professional company for two years.
Anna joined the Ballet Magnificat! Trainee Program as a Trainee II in September 2013 and danced with the Trainee II and Events Companies for two years. She toured with the Events Company nationally and internationally to Honduras and Mexico.
Anna has taught multiple styles of dance to students of all ages for the past 7 years, and was Owner/Instructor of Prima Ballerina Dance Studio in Fairfield, TX, for 5 years. In the summer of 2014 she was a guest instructor for The Dance Company Summer Intensive in Huntsville, Alabama. She was also on faculty for Ballet Magnificat! School of the Arts from 2014-2015. Anna moved to Connecticut in July of this year and began her first season dancing with Ekklesia Contemporary Ballet. She is also on staff as a ballet instructor for A Different Drum Dance Company at Yale University.