Artistic Staff & Faculty

BBT's Faculty members provide exceptional training in a positive, creative environment

 
 

Artistic Staff

BBT's Artistic Staff cultivate a spirit of creativity, collaboration, and connectivity among teachers, students, and families.

 

Robert Dekkers
Artistic Director

Liz Farotte Heenan
School Director 

Sally Streets
Artistic Director Emerita 

 

Sandra Chinn
Artistic Advisor

Kaori Ogasawara
Rehearsal Director

Milissa Payne Bradley
Pre-Ballet Director

Rosie Ueng
Nutrition & Wellness Advisor

Susan Weber
Dance for PD® Director

 

 

Faculty

BBT's teachers bring a wealth of knowledge from their careers with companies including Atlanta Ballet, Ballet Arizona, Boston Ballet, Dutch National Ballet, Hubbard Street Dance Chicago, Lar Lubovitch Dance Company, New York City Ballet, ODC/Dance, Pacific Northwest Ballet, Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre, San Francisco Ballet, and The Australian Ballet.

Teachers

Graciela Acedo

Patricia Banchik

Rachel Caldwell

Sandra Chinn

Julie Crothers

Robert Dekkers

Robert Greer

Rena Marie Guidry

Kathryn Gwizdak

Liz Farotte Heenan

Christopher Lam

Lindsay Leonard

Jackie McConnell

Xiao Liu-Moore

Eyla Moore

Deborah Moss

Kaori Ogasawara

Milissa Payne Bradley

Sally Streets

Victor Talledos

Jordan Tilton

Ray Tilton

Claire Toner

Susan Weber
 

Accompanists

Daniel Berkman

Julia Ganina

Lucy Hudson

Stephen Mello

Wendy Tahara

Sky Tan