From Manchester, NH, Sarah trained at New Hampshire School of Ballet, American Ballet Theatre, Carolina Ballet, and Charlotte Ballet. Sarah holds a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree in Dance from The University of North Carolina School of the Arts.
From Orange County, CA; trained at The Rock School For Dance Education. Former trainee with the Los Angeles Ballet.
From Honolulu, HI; trained with Lee Olsen and holds a B.S. in Ballet Performance from Indiana University. Rochelle has danced with Kansas City Ballet II. This is Rochelle’s fifth season with ACB.
From Saratoga Springs, NY, trained at Ballet Regent, American Ballet Theatre, Joffrey School of Ballet, New York State Summer School of the Arts, and Dance Theatre of Harlem. She graduated high school from the North Carolina School of the Arts School of Dance. She is co-founder of American Contemporary Ballet.
From Palo Alto, CA; Elise has trained at the San Francisco Ballet, Houston Ballet, Alonzo King LINES Ballet and was an apprentice with Charlotte Ballet before receiving a B.F.A. in Ballet Performance from Butler University. This is Elise's third season with ACB.
From St. Petersburg, FL, Cierra trained at Pinellas County Center for the Arts, Academy of Ballet Arts, BalletMet and Joffrey Miami. Cierra holds a BFA in Ballet from University of North Carolina School of the Arts.
From Denver, CO; trained at The University of Utah department of ballet as well as Joffrey Academy of Dance Chicago, The Washington Ballet, and Boston Ballet. She has previously danced for San Diego Ballet.
From Ventura, CA; trained at Oakley Ballet Center, Boston Ballet, and Ballet Met. She holds a BA in Dance from the University of California, Irvine and danced in the State Street Ballet Professional Track.
From Evanston, IL; trained at Dance Center Evanston, Hubbard Street Dance Center, Alonzo King Lines Ballet, and the Chautauqua Institution. Cara holds a B.S. in Ballet Performance and Arts Management from Indiana University. She has previously danced with Charlotte Ballet II. This is her second season with ACB.
From Chicago, IL; trained at Ruth Page Center for the Arts, American Ballet Theatre, Ballet West, Milwaukee Ballet, and University of North Carolina School of the Arts.
From St. Ignace, MI; trained at Crooked Tree Arts Center School of Ballet as well as attended summer Intensives at Houston Ballet, Exploring Ballet with Suzanne Farrell, San Francisco Ballet, Juilliard, and Chautauqua School of Dance. Michael has danced for Charlotte Ballet the past two seasons and will joining Cincinnati Ballet for the upcoming season.
From Rock Island, IL; trained at Joffrey Academy of Dance and was most recently a trainee with BalletMet.
From Chicago; trained at Pre-Professional Division of Joffrey Academy of Dance Chicago and holds a B.F.A. in Dance from University of Cincinnati’s College-Conservatory of Music. Kristen has danced with San Diego Ballet.
From Washington D.C., Brittany has trained at The Séber Method Academy. She has attended summer programs such as The Sarasota Ballet, Bolshoi in NYC, Grand Rapids Ballet, and The Washington Ballet.