STUDENT TRAINEE / DANCER
APPRENTICE INSTRUCTOR: BALLET
Ella began dancing when she was 3 years old. A eleventh grade homeschool student, she has studied dance at Ballet Academy of Moses Lake (Moses Lake, WA), Field of Dreams Performing Arts Conservatory (Raleigh, NC), Footsteps Family Dance Center (Columbus), BalletMet (Columbus) and most recently Charisma Center for the Arts. She has studied Classical Ballet, Pointe, Modern, Jazz, Musical Theater and Tap. Ella has also attended Summer Intensive at BalletMet. She has had the opportunity to dance in several renditions of The Nutcracker including BalletMet (Angel, Ginger), Field of Dreams (Party Girl, Ginger, and Clara), and Ballet Academy of Moses Lake (Angel, Ginger). Additionally, she has performed in BalletMet’s Sleeping Beauty (Garland Girl) and Giselle (Peasant Girl), Coppélia (Village Girl, BAML), Jewels (Ruby, BAML), and various seasonal performances at her church. Ella has also been featured in Xclaim productions: Fanciful Danciful, Spirituals, Tilt & Turn, Dance Dance Dance, and TECHNICOLOR. This is her fifth season dancing with Xclaim.