MASTER CLASS | OPEN to all Kern County Dancers with ballet experience, ages 12 and up - Come dance with BCB and Megan Furse|
$25 | registration begins at 11:30am
Megan Furse is a dancer, choreographer, and teacher with extensive experience in the secondary education, regional dance, and professional ballet worlds.
Megan was a dancer with Ballet West from 2004 to 2010 and enjoyed performing a diverse repertoire of works from choreographers such as Bronislava Nijinska, Frederick Ashton, Twyla Tharp, Niccolo Fonte, and George Balanchine. Her own choreography was featured in premieres for both the University of Utah and the Ballet West Innovations series.
Megan received her ballet training at Orlando Ballet School and the Regional Dance America company Bay Area Houston Ballet Theater, with additional training at Joffrey Ballet School, Ballet West Academy, and San Francisco Ballet School. Prior to joining Ballet West, she performed with Orlando Ballet Theater, Aspen Santa Fe Ballet, and Utah Ballet.
Megan holds degrees from the University of Utah in both Political Science and Ballet. Her Master of Fine Arts in Ballet furthered her exploration of ballet pantomime and gesture and the process of setting historical ballets for the stage. Megan has also taught all levels of ballet from young children to adults and enjoys communicating the intricacies and joys of ballet to a new generation of dancers.