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ABT Certified Teachers

ABT Certified Teachers

ABT Certified Teachers have completed intensive training in ABT’s National Training Curriculum, a breakthrough nine-level program that combines high quality artistic training with the pillars of dancer health and child development. ABT Certified Teachers are permitted to teach ABT’s National Training Curriculum only to the levels in which they successfully completed the training intensive and passed a thorough examination.

To explore the list of ABT Certified Teachers, please click on the below links.

*Please note that these lists are continually updated. Last updated June 2018.

ABT Affiliate Teachers

The ABT Affiliate Teacher is a level of distinction for ABT Certified Teachers that successfully present their students for examinations. Learn more about how to become an ABT Affiliate Teacher by presenting your students for examination, or click to download the current list of ABT Affiliate Teachers.

Student ExaminationsList of ABT Affiliate Teachers

ABT NTC Fellows

ABT Affiliate Teachers who have maintained their status and have presented three consecutive successful sessions will achieve the level of distinction of ABT NTC Fellow. Explore the directory of ABT NTC Fellows below.

U.S. Northeast

Teacher Name School State City
Natalia Alonzo-Brillante American Youth Dance Theater  NY New York
Sophie Alpern American Youth Dance Theater  NY New York
Sophie Alpern ABT JKO School NY New York
Jenna Bitterman ABT JKO School NY New York
Nora Cotter Princeton Dance and Theater Studio  NJ Princeton
Maeve Dougal Mason Gross School of the Arts  NJ New Brunswick
Carla Flores ABT JKO School  NY New York
Carmela Gallace Harlem School of the Arts  NY New York
Rio Tasia Guillaume American Youth Dance Theater  NY New York
Mikhail Ilyin ABT JKO School  NY New York
Sonia Jones Harlem School of the Arts  NY New York
Sonia Jones ABT JKO School  NY New York
Risa Kaplowitz Princeton Dance and Theater Studio  NY Princeton
Meghan Love Mason Gross School of the Arts  NJ New Brunswick
Maura Ryan Princeton Dance and Theater Studio  NJ Princeton
Flavio Salazar ABT JKO School  NY New York
Carolyn Zettel-Augustyn Classical School of Ballet LI  NY North Valley Stream
Barbara Ante Evento Danza-Bolzano  Molzano
Briana Reed Harlem School of the Arts  NY New York
Jae Young Jung Huntington Center for Performing Arts  NY Huntington
Kristen Stevens ABT JKO School  NY New York
Leyland Simmons Harlem School of the Arts  NY New York
Maria Piedad Paredes Huntington Center for Performing Arts  NY Huntington
Meghan Love Mason Gross School of the Arts  NJ New Brunswick
Sayako Harada Huntington Center for Performing Arts  NY Huntington
U.S. Southeast

Teacher Name School State City
Bonnie Callahan Viera Dance Conservatory  FL Melbourne
Josephine Hughes Viera Dance Conservatory  FL Melbourne
Katherine Levitz The Florida Ballet  FL Jacksonville
Doris Noriega Coconut Grove Ballet  FL Miami
Linda Reifsnyder Jenkins The Florida Ballet  FL Jacksonville
Carla A. Dominguez Coconut Grove Ballet  FL Miami
Julia Satterfield Coconut Grove Ballet  FL Miami
U.S. Midwest

Teacher Name School State City
Natalya Vyashenko Natalya’s Turning Point  OH Canal Fulton
U.S. Southwest

Teacher Name School State City
Erica Portell Dance Center of Oklahoma City Ballet  OK Oklahoma City
Walker Martin Dance Center of Oklahoma City Ballet  OK Oklahoma City
U.S. West

Teacher Name School State City
Mads Eriksen The New Ballet School  CA San Jose
Elizabeth Hutter The New Ballet School  CA San Jose
Le Mai Linh The New Ballet School  CA San Jose
Amy Macon San Clemente Performing Arts  CA San Clemente
Dalia Rawson The New Ballet School  CA San Jose
Ellen Rosa-Taylor Idyllwild Arts Academy  CA Idyllwild
Amanda Luton Artistic Fusion Dance Academy  CO Thornton
Jennifer Bosco RC Dance Center  CA Burbank
Jonathan Sharp Idyllwild Arts Academy  CA Idyllwild
International

Teacher Name School Country City
Amanda Paterson Oakville Ballet  Canada Oakville
Stefania Sansavini Ateneo Danza  Italy Forli FC
Barbara Ante Evento Danza-Bolzano  Italy Bolzano
Georgina Minetti Scuola Di Danza Step by Step  Italy Genova Quarto (GE)
Ottavia Marenghi Scuola Di Danza Petit Pas  Italy Piecenza
Valentina Falcini Ateneo Danza-Forli  Italy Forli

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