Faculty and Staff

The Louisville Ballet School Leadership
Robert Curran

Artistic & Executive Director,
Louisville Ballet

Kristine Orms

Director of Education,
Louisville Ballet

Mikelle Bruzina

Senior Ballet Mistress, 
Louisville Ballet 

Co-Artistic Director, 
Louisville Ballet Studio Company

Christy Corbitt-Krieger

School Principal,
The Louisville Ballet School

Co-Artistic Director, 
Louisville Ballet Studio Company

 

School Administration


Tara Gardner
Registration & Enrollment Manager


Audra Brian
Administration Coordinator


Amanda Rollins
Administration Coordinator

 

Program Managers

Audra Brian
Children’s + Complementary
Program Manager

Tawnee Thompson
Classical Ballet 
Program Manager

Brandon Ragland
Pre-Professional
Program Manager

Brienne Keehner
Louisville Ballet Youth Ensemble 
Program Manager

Ashley Thursby
mind. body. balance. 
Program Manager

 

 

Children’s Program Faculty

Audra Brian

Olivia Eckert

Abbey Flynn

Molly Kays

Haley Mueksch

Maddie Shackleton
Classical Ballet Program Faculty


Amy Delaney


Jenni Haddy

Elizabeth Matthews


Haley Mueksch


Donna Richards

Amanda Rollins


Sanjay Saverimuttu


Tawnee Thompson
 

 

 

 

Sheila Zeng

Pre-Professional Program Faculty


Christy Corbitt-Krieger


Brienne Keehner

Brandon Ragland

Tawnee Thompson
 
Ashley Thursby 

Helen Starr
Louisville Ballet Studio Company Faculty


Mikelle Bruzina


Christy Corbitt-Krieger


Robert Curran

Complementary Dance Program Faculty


Theresa Bautista


Olivia Eckert


Lauren Frederick


Charles Nance
 

 

 

 

Tracy Fischer

 
mind. body. balance. Faculty


Theresa Bautista


Gail Benedict

Helen Daigle


Lexa Daniels


Lauren Frederick

Charles Nance

Minh-Tuan Nguyen

Tawnee Thompson

David Thurmond

Ashley Thursby

Bruce Simpson

Aubrielle Whitis
   

Robert McFarland

 

 

Accompanists

Javier Cendejas

Jocelyn Hankins
 

Ethan McCollum

Mary Crawford

Adam O’Boyle