Artistic Director

Michelle Quenon

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
Annie Spellman, Registrar
Rebekah Start, Operations Manager

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
Jane Thompson, Vice President
Korry Chavey, Secretary
Valerie Mills, Treasurer
Jamie Adkins, Board Member
Ester Cukor, Board Member

Student Representatives

Alex Ellender
Amita Nathan
Abby Plavnick

Announcing: Giselle & Gershwin

April 3, 2023

On May 13th and 14th Ballet Chelsea will present Giselle & Gershwin, a stunning production directed by Assistant Artistic Director, Natalie Krienke, supported by retiring Artistic Director, Wendi DuBois. Combining the best of classical and contemporary ballet, this program will be performed at the Dexter High School and promises to be an unforgettable experience for … Read more

Ballet Chelsea’s 25th Annual Production of The Nutcracker – A Huge Success!

January 24, 2023

Ballet Chelsea’s Production of The Nutcracker was holiday enchantment at its best! This annual production, held at the George E. Potter Center in Jackson, Michigan, brought in near sold out houses for the four performances. The Nutcracker dazzled with gorgeous scenery, beautifully designed costumes, and the colorful characters we all adore. Eighty-three company dancers, and … Read more

Partner With Us: Ballet Chelsea’s 2022 Annual Fundraiser

October 5, 2022

Ballet Chelsea is launching their third annual Digital Fundraising Campaign, Partner With Us, running from October 8 through October 17. This campaign is a critical component to Ballet Chelsea’s financial viability as a non profit arts organization. If you value the arts in our community please consider making a donation to Ballet Chelsea during their … Read more

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