Dance Resume

DANCE EDUCATION:
Tolbert-Yilmaz School of Dance/Roswell Dance Theatre,
Nancy Tolbert-Yilmaz, Director, Mary Lynn Taylor, Assistant Director, Roswell, Georgia
Ballet, Contemporary, Modern, and Jazz
Faculty: Tracey Yankaello Bayly, Kassandra Taylor Newberry, Roscoe Sales,
Mary Lynn Taylor, Hye Young Kim, Maria Hooper, Orlando Moliano,
Robert Gosnell, Tracy Vogt, Nebi Berhane, Antonio Sisk, and Pumkin Harris.

PERFORMANCE EXPERIENCE:
ROSWELL DANCE THEATRE “NUTCRACKER” 2006-2013
2013 Sugar Plum preparing for the role
2012 Dew Drop, Spanish Lead and Snow Corps
2011 Merliton Lead and Snow Corps
2010 Candy Cane Lead and Snow Corps
2009 Heidi Doll and Flower Corps
2006-2008 corps roles included dream scene, battle scene and party scene
ROSWELL DANCE THEATRE PRE-PROFESSIONAL COMPANY SPRING BALLET CONCERT 2010 –2014
2014 “Copellia” Swanilda preparing for the role
2013 “Aladdin” Raja, Emerald Jewel, and Bridesmaid Soloist
2012 “Sleeping Beauty” Finger Fairy
2011 “Cinderella” Butterfly and Royal Court
2010 “Piquita” Valse and Peasant
BLESSED TRINITY CATHOLIC HIGH SCHOOL DANCE COMPANY 2010-2014
Fall Fine Arts Festivals, Alumni Shows, and Spring Concerts
Featured dancer in Joy Clift’s “Cold Feet “ and Solo dancer “Fortitudine”
Cats the Muscical 2014: preparing for the role of “the white cat”
SOUTH EASTERN REGIONAL BALLET ASSOCIATION (SERBA) 2010-2014
2014 SERBA Festival Montgomery, Alabama
Kassandra Taylor Newberry’s “Prolix”
2013 SERBA Festival Jackson, Mississippi
Kassandra Taylor Newberry’s “Fold” Gala Concert
Lara Davis’ “Shadow” Emerging Choreographer
2012 SERBA Festival Montreal Canada
Kassandra Taylor Newberry’s “Receptivity” Gala Concert
2011 SERBA Festival Montgomery, Alabama
Kassandra Taylor Newberry’s “Ahhh I See” understudy Gala Concert
Tracy Vogt’s “Awakening” Emerging Choreographer understudy
2010 SERBA Festival High Point, North Carolina
Kassandra Taylor Newberry’s “(con)version” understudy Gala Concert
YOUNG CHOREOGRAPHER’S CHAIRTY CONCERT Roswell, Georgia 2008-2013
Choreographed pieces “Programing,” “Release,” and “The Perfect Space”
2014 International Ballet Competition
Kassandra Taylor Newberry’s “Fold”
2012 Through the Eyes of Dancers – GHP Alumni Concert Atlanta, Georgia
2012 Party for Art with Dance Canvas Atlantic Station Atlanta, Georgia

SUMMER INTENSIVE TRAINNG AND WORKSHOPS:
Washington Ballet Summer Intensive 2013 instructors: Kee Juan Hahn, Kristina Windom, Vladimir Djouloukhaze, and Stephanie Walz.
Lines Ballet Workshop February 2012
Milwaukee Ballet Summer Intensive 2011 instructors: Rolando Yanes, Denis Malinkine, Monica Isla and Tatiana Jouravel.
Ballet Austin Summer Intensive 2010 instructors: Steven Mills, William Piner, Michelle Martin and Lynne Short.
North Carolina Dance Theatre Summer Intensive 2009 instructors: Jean-Pierre Bonnefoux, Martha Goodman, Amy Price, April Berry and Gylua Pandi
Roswell Dance Theatre Summer Intensive 2006-2013

ACCOMPLISHMENTS:
Roswell Dance Theatre Senior Scholarship 2013-2014 Awarded 50% Tuition Scholarship
Voted Roswell Dance Theatre Dance Captain by company members May 2013
Blessed Trinity Company Outstanding Company Member of the Year May 2013
Gene and Jane Tolbert Memorial Scholarship 2012-2013 Awarded Full Tuition Scholarship Roswell Dance Theatre
Georgia Governor’s Honors Program 2012 Dawn Axam Director

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