Modern/Contemporary, Graham, Stretch & Conditioning
Amélie Bénard began her dance training at Centre international de danse jazz Rick Odums in Paris. She left her native France in 2006 to study at the Martha Graham School where she was awarded a scholarship and joined Graham II in 2007. She also became a member of Edgar Cortes Dance Theater and Caliince Dance and performed works from choreographers such as Pearl Lang, Robert Battle, Virginie Mécène, Peggy Lyman, and Carrie Ellmore-Tallitsch. After graduating from the Professional Training Program, she enrolled in the Teaching Training Program and obtained her certificate of recognition as a Teacher of Martha Graham Technique in June 2009. Amélie Bénard is not only teaching the Martha Graham Technique and Repertory but has also been restaging Martha Graham's Panorama since 2010 as part of the All-City Panorama project. She's currently serving on the faculties of Ballet Hispánico as well as the Martha Graham School Of Contemporary Dance and the Joffrey Ballet School.
Ballet Hispánico is an accredited institutional member of the National Association of Schools of Dance (NASD).
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