DanceWest Ballet Summer Intensive
June 18 - July 28
DanceWest Ballet is excited to announce that Anna Donovan, Principal Ballet Master of Texas Ballet Theater, will join the DWB Summer Faculty June 18-22, 2018!
ANNA DONOVAN Texas Ballet Theater Principal Ballet Master, Texas Ballet Theater
A native of Ireland, Anna Donovan won a scholarship to train at the Royal Ballet School in England when she was ten years old. After performing in Kaiserslautern, Germany she joined the Irish National Ballet in 1973 and was rapidly promoted to Principal Dancer.
She joined the staff of Ballet Dallas in 1991, serving as Principal Ballet Mistress/Repetiteur and
instructor of the Dallas Conservatory of Ballet. She is included in The Who’s Who of Teachers in America 2000, 2001 and 2005. Anna joined the artistic staff as Principal Ballet Master in 2000.
TOM MATTINGLY Ballet West, Utah
Former Principal Dancer
Inspired by Baryshnikov and Fred Astaire, Tom began dance classes at age 4. At 17 he signed his first professional contract with Richmond Ballet. By 25 he was a principal dancer with Ballet West. Now a freelance artist based in Chicago, Tom is traveling the country dancing, choreographing and teaching.