Jennifer Mekhjian

Children’s / General / Progressive Divisions
jennifer@newalbanyballet.com

Jennifer has trained with Atalier de Ballet Classique, Columbus Dance Theatre, Atlantic Ballet Company, Ballet Met, and the Columbus Youth Ballet. She has performed both corps work and solo variations in the Nutcracker, Peter and the Wolf, Swan Lake, and Sleeping Beauty. Jennifer has also worked with Opera Columbus in Aida and Hansel and Gretel.

Jennifer’s knowledge of the RAD method of teaching ballet, Vaganova, and Ceccetti as well as her Bachelors of Education in Elementary Education makes her an ideal children’s ballet teacher. She comes to our program with experience teaching ballet to children ages three and up and has conducted rehearsals for the Atlantic Ballet Company’s Nutcracker. Jennifer’s love for children and her strong desire to make ballet fun and an enriching experience is displayed in all her classes. Jennifer will be co teaching the Little Ballet I and II, Primary Ballet, Ballet 1A, and General Division Ballet classes.