Resident Faculty

JP Bonnefoux P McBride SashaJanes Maris Battaglia RebeccaJanes sarkis kaltakhtchian
Jean-Pierre
Bonnefoux
,
Artistic Director
Bio
Patricia McBride,
Director of Ballet
Studies and 
Master Teacher
Bio
Kennedy Center 
Honors Bio
Sasha Janes,
Director of 
Contemporary 
Studies
Bio
Website
Maris Battaglia,
Associate Artistic 
Director
Bio
Rebecca Carmazzi 
Janes
Bio
Sarkis
Kaltakhtchian

Bio
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Glenda Lucena
Bio
Michael Vernon
Bio

2020 Guest Faculty

Silas Farley, New York City Ballet | Bio

Angelica Generosa, Pacific Northwest Ballet | Bio

Joseph Jefferies, Boston Ballet | Bio

Nadia Maria, Atlanta Ballet | Bio

Michael Montgomery, Alonzo King LINES Ballet | Bio

Dwight Rhoden, Complexions Contemporary Ballet | Bio

Sarah Van Patten, San Francisco Ballet | Bio

Dylan Wald, Pacific Northwest Ballet | Bio

Pete Leo Walker, Aspen Santa Fe Ballet | Bio

2020 Visiting Artistic Directors

Chautauqua School of Dance will be hosting visiting artistic directors in an effort to foster multiple professional paths for enrolled dancers as part of the overall training and mentorship provided while at Chautauqua. The artistic directors will also engage in activities such as hosting Q&A panels, meeting with dancers about future career opportunities and speaking publicly.

Peter Boal, Pacific Northwest Ballet | Bio

Julie Kent, The Washington Ballet | Bio

Alonzo King, Alonzo King LINES Ballet | Bio

Paul Vasterling, Nashville Ballet | Bio


Grant Cooper, orchestral music director and principal conductor

Kazuko Adachi, Alexandria Ball, Sebastian Birch, Arkady Figlin, David Morse, Nataliya Pinelis, pianists

Janice Wells, managing director

A. Christina Giannini, costume designer

Jennifer Propst, lighting designer