Katrina Oeffling



Katrina Oeffling received her formal dance training at the School of Ballet Chicago and the Miami City Ballet School.  During the summers she trained at the School of American Ballet and Exploring Ballet with Suzanne Farrell.  She has performed with Miami City Ballet at the Kennedy Center's Balanchine Celebration and  at the Torino Danza Festival in Tourin, Italy.  She has also performed with Milwaukee Ballet, where she performed ballets by Andre Prokovsky, Lisa de Ribre, Jimmy Gammonet, Simon Dow, Jean Paul Commelin, and Kathy Posen.  Katrina can also be seen in then films "Save the Last Dance" and "The Company".

She was previously on faculty with the School of Madison Ballet, where her students were accepted into year round and summer programs at the Joffrey Academy of Dance, the School of American Ballet, Pacific Northwest Ballet School, Milwaukee Ballet School, the School of Ballet Chicago, Central Pennsylvania Youth Ballet, and Ailey/Fordham University.

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