ABT: AMERICAN BALLET THEATRE


Gillian Murphy and Marcelo Gomes in
The Bright Stream.
Photo: Rosalie O'Connor.

© Copyright 2014
Ballet Theatre Foundation, Inc.
All rights reserved.
American Ballet Theatre Staff
 
Artistic Director Kevin McKenzie
Chief Executive Officer
 
Rachel S. Moore
 
Artistic Staff
Artist in Residence Alexei Ratmansky
Associate Artistic Director Victor Barbee
Artistic Administrator Cristina Escoda
Ballet Masters Susan Jones, Irina Kolpakova,
Clinton Luckett, Nancy Raffa, Keith Roberts
Rehearsal Coordinator Miki Shintani La
Assistant to the Artistic Staff Amanda Sugino
Company Teachers Nancy Bielski, Rinat Imaev, Susan Jaffe, Julie Kent, Clinton Luckett, Kate Lydon, Nancy Raffa, Keith Roberts, Craig Salstein, Gennadi Saveliev, Vladilen Semenov
Company Management and Administration
General Manager David G. Lansky
Company Manager Kyle Pickles
Associate Company Manager Ashley K. Baer
Executive Assistant and Board Liaison Emily Waters
Assistant to the General Manager Kimberly Walen
 
Production
Director of Production N. James Whitehill III
Technical Director Richard Koch
Production Stage Manager Danielle Ventimiglia
Stage Manager Jennifer McGrath
Assistant Stage Manager Jeremiah Bischoff
Lighting Director Brad Fields
Assistant Lighting Director Kristina Kloss
Assistant Lighting Director Jon Goldman
Master Carpenter Esteban Osorio
Carpenters/Flymen Chris Miano, Jonathan Bracken
Master Electrician Brian Zimmerman
Electrician/Board Operators Paul Frydrychowski, Ben Eells
Property Master Paul Wells
Property Man Steven Dunbar
Wardrobe Supervisor Bruce Horowitz
Wardrobe Hilarie Jenkins, Andrew Corbo, Tomoko Ueda-Dunbar
Wig and Makeup Supervisor Jeffrey Rebelo
Wig and MakeupArtist Riva Pizhadze
Resident Scenic Artist Christine Skubish
Warehouse Manager Robert Godwin
 
Music
Music Director Ormsby Wilkins
Principal Conductor Charles Barker
Conductor and Music Administrator David LaMarche
Concertmaster Benjamin Bowman
Orchestra Personnel Manager Matthew Dine
Company Pianists Barbara Bilach, Benjamin Houghton,
David LaMarche, Daniel Waite, Emily Wong
Development
Chief Advancement Officer J. Tim Landi
Director of Development Kyle Y. Ridaught
Director of Membership Grey C. Johnson
Associate Director of Major Gifts Jon Haddorff
Database and Finance Manager Alan Berquist
Assistant Manager of Special Events Katherine Kantor
Coordinator of Member Events Gwen Torsky
Major Gifts Associate Emily Ball
Membership Associate, Patron Ticketing Ariel Dupas
Membership Associate Jaclyn LaCamera
Assistant to the Chief Advancement Officer
and Director of Development
Katharine Zafiris
Marketing & Communications
Director of Press and Public Relations Kelly Ryan
Director of Marketing and Brand Management James Timm
Manager of Press and Online Media Susie Morgan Taylor
Advertising and Merchandising Manager Daniel Casatelli
Audience Development and Group Services Manager Benjamin Lipnick
Press Associate and Staff Photographer Myra Armstrong
Marketing and Promotions Associate Stephanie Rainess
Press Assistant Zoe Attridge
Photographer Gene Schiavone
Associate Staff Photographer Rosalie O'Connor
Finance & Administration
Chief Financial Officer William Taylor
Controller Godwin Farrugia
Payroll and Benefits Manager Catherine P. Brown
Bookkeeper Marianne Vanaselja
Staff Accountant Anh Ngo
IT Manager Vince Lingner
Office Manager Roseanne Forni
Education & Training
Director of Education and Training Mary Jo Ziesel
Associate Director of Education and Training Dennis J. Walters
Artistic Director, ABT Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis School Franco De Vita
Director of Training Programs Molly Schnyder
Artistic Director of Summer Intensives and
Director, ABT JKO School Children's Division
Melissa Allen Bowman
Artistic Director, ABT National Training Curriculum Raymond Lukens
Director, Studio Company Kate Lydon
Artistic Director of the Apprentice Program Clinton Luckett
Artistic Coordinator for Educational Outreach Richard Toda
National Training Curriculum Manager Jenna Bitterman
Director, ABT JKO School Rebecca Schwartz
Manager, Studio Company Melody Boza
Summer Intensive Director Elizabeth Aymong
Summer Intensive Manager and
Database Coordinator
Naomi Gewanter
Summer Intensive Assistant Melissa Rosko
NTC and ABT/NYU Program Manager Meghan Love
Project Plié Coordinator Tiffany Williams
Manager, ABT JKO School Children's Division Katie Ferris
Education Associate Amanda Tomera
ABT JKO School Assistant Kelly Barron
Student Life and Recruitment Coordinator Jillian Brinberg
ABT JKO School Faculty Sophie Alpern, Alexis Andrews, Jenna Bitterman, Rodica Bordeianu, Melissa Allen Bowman, Richard Bowman, Harriet Clark, Franco De Vita, Olga Dvorovenko, Julia Edward, Allison Eggers, Carla Flores, Carmela Gallace, Mikhail Ilyin, Marianne dello Joio, Sonia Jones, Pamela Levy, Carlos Lopez, Raymond Lukens, Kate Lydon, Clarice Marshall, Elinor Mullihan, Francois Perron, Keith Sabado, Flavio Salazar, Gennadi Saveliev, Lupe Serrano, Martine van Hamel
Interns Karen Gauci, Alyssa Kemper, Shira Kindler, Sha Li, Isabel McGory-Klyza, Mary Frances Richardson, Lauren Traub, Rachel Zervakos
Professional Services
Consulting Orthopedist Dr. William Hamilton
Assistant Orthopedist Dr. Philip Bauman
Physical Therapists Peter Marshall, Julie Daugherty
Massage Therapist Olinda Cedeno
Advisor, ABT JKO School Wellness Program Ann L. Hicks, LCSW
ABT JKO School Physical Therapist Karen Kubicina
Immigration Counsel Wormser, Kiely, Galef & Jacobs LLP
Labor Counsel Kauff, McGuire & Margolis LLP
Auditor Lutz & Carr LLP
Insurance Broker DeWitt Stern Group
Chairman of the Medical Advisory Board Dr. Gary Wadler
 


American Ballet Theatre is a member of the American Arts Alliance, the Arts and Business Council, Inc. and Dance/U.S.A.

The dancers and stage managers of American Ballet Theatre are represented for the purpose of collective bargaining by the American Guild of Musical Artists,
AFL-CIO.

Trucking by Clark Transfer Inc.

Physical therapy equipment generously donated by the
Anna-Maria and Stephen Kellen Foundation in recognition of Dr. Phillip Bauman
for his extraordinary work in the field of medicine.

IT consulting service for ABT is provided by
SyNet Solutions Incorporated.

Tour booking by Jean-Jacques Cesbron, Columbia Artists
Management, LLC.

Harlequin is the official floor of American Ballet Theatre.

Wm. Kanabe Pianos, supplied by Frank and Camille’s West,
is the official piano of American Ballet Theatre.


ABT alumna Gretchen Schumacher generously volunteers her time as Alumni Coordinator

VOLUNTEERS
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