Artistic Director

Wendi DuBois

Artistic Staff

Natalie Krienke, Assistant Artistic Director
Stephanie Dehoorne, Ballet Mistress
Mary Waldron, Costume Designer
Michael Wecht, Photographer & Videographer

Administrative Staff

Aja Brandmeier, Business and Communications
Kara Hallstrom, Content Coordinator
Annie Spellman, Registrar

Artistic Faculty

Caitlin Burke
Mathieu Dehoorne
Stephanie Dehoorne
Wendi DuBois
Nancy Giles Watkins
Madeline Kreps
Rhonda Kendzicky
Natalie Krienke
Lauren Miller
Kaitlynn Schuster

See Ballet Chelsea Artistic Faculty bios

ADP Faculty

Reeves Devoe
Madeline Kreps

See Ballet Chelsea ADP Faculty bios

Board of Directors

John Shea, President
Tracey Baetzel, Secretary
Valerie Mills, Treasurer
Jamie Adkins, Board Member
Ester Cukor, Board Member
Jane Thompson, Board Member

Student Representatives

Mercy Franzonello
Abbey Plavnick
Selah Strong

Welcome Amy Fracker, Ballet Chelsea’s New Executive Director

May 4, 2022

Amy Fracker comes to Ballet Chelsea with over 30 years of nonprofit leadership experience, with in-depth experiences in nonprofit administration, fundraising, organizational change and program development. Amy has supported the arts at a variety of organizations including Riverside Art Center, Ella Sharp Museum, The Henry Ford, and the Jackson School of the Arts where she … Read more

Presenting: A Midsummer Night’s Dream & Collected Works

April 4, 2022

A Midsummer Night’s Dream & Collected Works to be performed at Jackson’s Potter Center May 1, 2022 at 2pm. BUY TICKETS Ballet Chelsea will be performing a mixed spring program. For one performance, A Midsummer Night’s Dream & Collected Works will take the stage May 1, at Potter Center in Jackson. The program opens with … Read more

The Magic of The Nutcracker is back!

November 10, 2021

Ballet Chelsea is proud to present its 24th annual production of The Nutcracker December 11 and 12.  This is Ballet Chelsea’s fourth year of collaboration with the Jackson Symphony Orchestra—expect a spectacular event! This exhilarating production brings music and dance together for three performances, at the Potter Center in Jackson, Michigan.  Both Ballet Chelsea and … Read more

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