We apologize that it took for a while to get ready for the new workshop series.
Here is our new guest teacher’s profile.
Guest teacher Amy Briones who is a Soloist of Silicon Valley ballet (formerly Ballet San Jose) will teach our couple of workshops.
Amy Marie Briones began her career with Silicon Valley Ballet (then known as Ballet San Jose under the direction of Dennis Nahat) in 2006 and was promoted to Soloist in 2012. She received her training at the Ayako School of Ballet.
Since joining Ballet San Jose, Ms. Briones has performed principal roles such as Tsarina in Dennis Nahats the Nutcracker, Kitri in Don Quixote, the Grand Pas de Deux in Paquita, Myrtha in Giselle, as well as principal roles in Jorma Elo’s Glow-Stop, Balanchine’s Allegro Brillante and Sir Frederick Ashton’s Les Rendezvous.
Ms. Briones has also received awards in ballet competitions from coast to coast, including Youth America Grand Prix and the USA International Ballet Competition.