Faculty

Artistic Director: Dana Nederostek

Ms. Nederostek is the founder and Artistic Director of Pennsylvania Classical Ballet Academy, founded in 2008. Ms. Nederostek danced professionally with the Cincinnati Ballet, and the Georgia Ballet and guest performed with numerous companies throughout the US. She has performed in such works as Victoria Morgan’s Cinderella, Freddie Franklin’s Giselle, Andre Prokovsky’s Three Musketeers, and Balanchine’s Who Cares?. She has performed the roles of the Sylph in La Sylphide, Sugar Plum Fairy in Nutcracker, the Waltz Girl in Balanchine’s Serenade and Balanchine’s Allegro Brilliant. Additional repertory includes Snow Queen in Nutcracker, Aurora and Blue Bird in Sleeping Beauty, Cinderella in Cinderella and work in many other classical, contemporary and neo-classical ballets.

Ballet Teacher: Olga Aru

Born in the Ukraine and trained at the acclaimed Kiev National Dance Academy . Danced professionally with the Imperial Russian Ballet, Silesian State Opera House, Cairo National Opera House, and the Les Ballet Persans (Sweden), amongst others.

Contemporary Teacher: Elise Renzulli