Mme. Brooksher grew up in Woodbury, CT and received her Vaganova based ballet training at Nutmeg Ballet. Mme. Brooksher is currently Resident Guest Faculty at The Nutmeg Conservatory for the Arts, and serves as the AZ State Representative of the Classical Dance Alliance, an organization created to promote the highest of standards for classical ballet in the United States through teacher training programs and educational awareness of the importance of pedagogical training. Most recently she has been named as a member of the Untied Nations Educational Scientific and Cultural Organization International Dance Council.
Mr. Brooksher is a founder and currently the Artistic Director of Brooksher Ballet. At the age of 13 he left Mesa, Arizona for Washington D.C. to follow his dreams and attend the Kirov Academy of Ballet. Throughout his career Mr. Brooksher performed all of the great classical ballets and worked with the most influential choreographers of the time. He is well known as one of the greatest partners of his generation.
2018 Variations Intensive Guest Faculty Choreographer
Kirov Academy of Ballet scholarship graduate Adrienne Canterna is the recipient of numerous national and international awards including winning the GOLD medal at the 1998 USA International Ballet Competition at 15 years old. Other prestigious…