Kathi Crum

Kathi Crum is currently Junior Division Coordinator and ballet teacher for Colorado Ballet Academy. Kathi has previously been on the faculty of Houston Ballet Academy, and taught in collaboration with Nikoloz Makhateli. Other schools that she has taught extensively at are Peak Academy of Dance in Conifer, CO; Multicultural Education and Counseling through the Arts (MECA), Houston Metropolitan Dance Center, and West University Dance Center in Houston, TX. Kathi’s primary focus is providing sound and quality ballet training, encouraging all students to strive for excellence, find joy in movement, and confidence from their accomplishments achieved through their individual efforts and perseverance. Kathi's teaching training has included workshops at Central Pennsylvania Youth Ballet, Vail International Teacher’s Conference with Gilbert Mayer of the Ballet School of Paris Opera, Anne Green-Gilbert, trained pointe shoe fitter by Gamba, Ltd., and is an ABT® Certified Teacher, who has successfully completed the ABT® Teacher Training Intensive in Primary through Levels 6/7 and Partnering of the ABT® National Training Curriculum. Ballet training included many years with Marsha Ismailoff Mark, Dance Theatre of Harlem, and as an advanced trainee at Joffrey, NY. Kathi was a corps member of Connecticut Ballet under Brett Raphael.

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