Ballet

Faculty

The ballet faculty includes artists who have been soloists, principal dancers, and teachers with some of the world's major ballet companies. Guest teachers, choreographers, and artists include many major figures in the field of ballet, such as Julie Kent, Patricia McBride, Natalie Weir, and Patrick Bissell. Click here for a list of past Guest Faculty.

NameContact
Christian Claessens
Christian Claessens
Visiting Lecturer (Ballet)

cclaesse@indiana.edu
Theatre, Drama, and Dance, Lee Norvelle, A300

Sasha Janes
Sasha Janes
Visiting Lecturer in Music (Ballet)

sjanes@iu.edu
Music Addition, MA006

Carla Korbes
Carla Korbes
Associate Professor of Music (Ballet)

Musical Arts Center, MC328

Kyra Nichols
Kyra Nichols
Violette Verdy and Kathy Ziliak Anderson Chair in Ballet; Professor of Music (Ballet)

Irina Ter-Grigoryan
Irina Ter-Grigoryan
Teacher

itergrig@indiana.edu
812-855-6787

Michael Vernon
Michael Vernon
Professor of Music (Ballet)

vernonm@indiana.edu
812-855-1382
Musical Arts Center, MC326

Sarah Wroth
Sarah Wroth
Visiting Associate Professor of Music (Ballet)

swroth@iu.edu
Musical Arts Center, MC306