Elizabeth M. Parr
2015 American Ballet Theater, New York, NY.
American Ballet Theater National Training Curriculum Certificate Pre-Primary through Level 5 Faculty: Raymond Lukens, Franco De Vita, Kate Lydon, Harriet Clark, Susan Brooker, Julie Daugherty
2006-2009 Cornish College of the Arts, Seattle, WA.
Bachelor of Fine Arts in Dance, Cum Laude
Curriculum: Ballet, Pointe, Pas de Deux, Modern, Jazz, Choreography, Kinesiology, Dance History
Faculty: Pat Hon, Tim Lynch, Courtney Harris, Vivian Little, Steve Casteel, Lodi McLellan,
Gerard Theoret, Wade Madsen, Deborah Wolf, Jason Ohlberg, Michele Miller, Paula Peters,
Christy McNeil. Guest Faculty: Lynn Simonson
2005-2006 University of Alaska, Anchorage, Anchorage, AK.
Curriculum: French, Art History, English, Photography, Women’s Studies
Additional Dance Training
May 2009 - July 2010 ARC Dance Company, Seattle WA.
Faculty: Marie Chong, Lodi McLellan, Joseph Schanbeck
2008 Milwaukee Ballet School Summer Intensive, Milwaukee, WI.
Faculty: Rolando Yanes, Denis Malinke, Tatiana Jouravel, Susan Clark, Mireille Favarel,
2008 American Ballet Theater Collegiate Summer Intensive, New York, NY.
Faculty: Ethan Brown, Melissa Allen Bowman, Brian Reeder, Hilary Cartwright, Tina Fehlandt
1997-2007 Fairbanks Summer Fine Arts Festival, Fairbanks, AK.
Faculty: Maria Vegh, Robert Barnett, Wei Dongsheng, Tina Santos, Jane Vorburger, Carrie Hanson,
Lilian Manansala, Francis J. Roach, Karen Ashley, Krenly Guzman, Brook Paulsen, Judy Bejarano,
2005-2006 Alaska Dance Theater, Anchorage, AK.
Faculty: Alice Bassler Sullivan, Courtland Weaver, Elizabeth Moore, Elizabeth Kelly, Edmund Mellville,
1991-2005 North Star Ballet School, Fairbanks, AK.
Faculty: Norman Shelburne, Sue Perry Jordan, Jessica Simmons
2004 Kansas City Ballet Summer Intensive, Kansas City, MO.
Faculty: Sean Duus, James Jordan, Lisa Thorn, Paula Weber, Chelsea Teal
2014 - Present Evergreen City Ballet, Renton, WA
Instructor: ballet: Ages 5-13
2013 - Present Just For Kicks School of Dance, Port Orchard, WA
Instructor: ballet, pre pointe, pointe: Ages 7-18
Summer 2014 Issaquah Dance Theater, Issaquah, WA
Instructor: ballet, pointe, pre pointe, variations. Ages 5-16
2009-Present Dance Arts Academy, Covington, WA
Instructor: ballet, pre-ballet, jazz, pointe, and pre pointe: Ages 3-19
2008 Cornish Preparatory Dance Department, Seattle, WA.
Teaching Assistant: Intermediate I, ballet and pointe: Ages 11-17
2006-2007 North Star Ballet School, Fairbanks, AK
Director of Teaching Assistants
1999-2005 North Star Ballet School, Fairbanks, AK.
Teaching Assistant: creative movement and ballet: Ages 4-12
2013 Lyric Light Opera, Seattle WA
Seven Brides for Seven Brothers. Daniel Cruz. Martha
2012 New Vision Dance Co, Seattle, WA
Works in Progress. Melissa Gould. Whimsical Exercises of a Feminine Fashion
2010-2011 ÆON Contemporary Dance, Seattle, WA.
Skeletons. Joesph Schanbeck, Tesee George.
En L'air Dance 2011. Joseph Schanbeck. Maria and the Violin String
Sentimental. Joseph Schanbeck.
Dance Contemporary. Joseph Schanbeck: Her Masquerade (excerpt), Skylark.
Aria Dance Company: Threads: Weaving the Stories of Life. The Winner Is, Felicity.
2011 Emerald Ballet Theater, Bellevue, WA
The Nutcracker. Viktoria Titova. Party Parent, Snow, Flower
2009-2010 ARC Dance, Seattle, WA.
Spring Dance. Marie Chong, Anna Mansbridge
The Nutcracker Suites. Marie Chong. Snow, Princess, Arabian, Flower
Summer Dance at The Center. Marie Chong, Mark Haines
2007-2009 Cornish College of the Arts, Seattle, WA.
Cornish Dance Theater. Faculty and guest artist choreography: Courtney Harris, Gerard Theoret,
Pat Hon, Olivier Wevers, Jason Ohlberg, Steve Casteel.
BFA Concerts. Student choreography: Joel Hathaway, Brittany Schank, Rebecca Morris.
2007 Fleur du Mal Burlesque, Fairbanks, AK
Les Fleur du Mal. Carey Seward. Soloist.
2005-2006 Alaska Dance Theater, Anchorage, AK.
Courtland Weaver. ADT LIVE. Lickety Split.
Oregon Ballet Theater. The Nutcracker. Candy Cane
Courtland Weaver. Mobius. Hallelujah Chorus
1995-2005 North Star Ballet, Fairbanks AK.
Coppelia, Norman Shelburne, after St. Leon. Corps: Friend and Hour
The Nutcracker, Norman Shelburne. Soloist Roles: Doll, Marzipan, Maid. Corps Roles: Snow, Flower
Serenade, George Balanchine, Staged by Robert Barnett
Seven in One, Sue Perry Jordan. Soloist
Alice in Wonderland, Norman Shelburne. Soloist: Dor Mouse. Corps:Tear.
Der Rosenkavelier, Norman Shelburne.
In the White Silence, Norman Shelburne.
Cinderella, Norman Shelburne. Courtier, Merchant’s Servant.
2013 - 2014 Just For Kicks School of Dance, Port Orchard, WA
Peter Pan the Ballet in Collaboration with Meghan Perkins
The Nutcracker - Excerpts: Battle Scene, Mouse King & Queen Pas de Deux, Chinese
2009 - 2013 Dance Arts, Covington, WA.
Pre-ballet, pointe, jazz and ballet recital dances for ages 4-19
2009 “Não há Bela Sem Senão”. 3 dancers. BFA Concert, Cornish College of the Arts, Seattle, WA.
2005 “Saucy Suite”. Choreographed in collaboration with Constanza Murphy.
2 dancers. North Star Ballet Summer Dance, Fairbanks, AK.
2008 Cornish College of the Arts Dance Department Scholarship
2014 - Present DanceChance Volunteer, Pacific Northwest Ballet, Seattle, WA
2015 Education Outreach Intern, Pacific Northwest Ballet, Seattle, WA
2011 Company Manager, AEON Contemporary Dance, Seattle, WA
2008 - 2010 House Manager, Broadway Performance Hall, Seattle, WA
2009 Ballet Mistress for Leigh-Ann Hafford Cohen, Cornish College of the Arts
Preparatory Dance Department
2007 Co-Artistic Director and Producer of Terpischore’s Landing, a student choreography showcase
at Cornish College of the Arts
References Available Upon Request