Director | Michele Xiques

Michele Xiques

Director

Award winning choreography awarded by Delaware Division of the Arts, 2014!

Vaganova background- Over 40 years of dance experience, Professional Ballerina with the Empire State Ballet, NY & the Atlanta Ballet, GA. Obtained the Actor’s Equity Card and performed in: 42nd Street, Fiddler on the Roof, Funny Girl, Annie (with Joanne Worley), My Fair Lady (with David Baxter Bernie), Hansel & Gretel Opera, Pittsburgh Opera, Macbeth and Die Fledermaus Opera, Wilmington, DE. Training has included: Atlanta School of Ballet, GA, Joffrey Ballet, NYC, North Carolina School of the Arts, NC, Point Park College, PA, Delaware Regional Ballet Company and Marion Tracey Dance Studio with Tatiana Akinfieva-Smith (Vaganova), Teresa Emmons, Tony Purnell, Cheri Noble, Flossie Vogel. Education and teaching experience: Two years Point Park College, Pgh, PA, has developed a full-time dance program at Sussex Central H.S., DE, former artistic director of Diamond Dance Company, DE, former ballet mistress of Delaware Ballet, DE. Choreographed and taught at: Salisbury University, MD, Mid-Atlantic Ballet Company, DE, Central Delaware Dance Academy, DE Ballet, Delaware Technical Community College, Georgetown, DE.