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Katie Moorhead

Katie Moorhead
With ARB: 
2011

Location

PA

Katie Moorhead is from Media, PA. She studied under Dina Gazzerro at a young age. Encouraged and inspired to be a creative student, she choreographed and performed her own work since the age of 9. At 15, she trained with First State Ballet Theater of Delaware, performing with members from Russian Ballet Theater. She graduated with honors from the Kirov Academy of Washington DC, training under Mme. Alla Sizova and Mme. Jacqueline Akhmedova. Katie joined Arts Ballet Theater of Florida where she was the first to receive an Honorable Merit Diploma from the Tersihora Foundation of St. Petersburg, Russia. At Arts Ballet Theater, she was worked with Vladimir Issaev, Lyubov Fominich, Tatiana Terekhova, and Alla Osipenko.  She toured to Denmark and Poland with the company and left in 2007 to teach and perform closer to home. Since moving to New York, she has worked with numerous companies including Janusphere Dance Company, Eglevsky Ballet, and Staten Island Ballet. She works as a freelance artist with David Fernandez, Christopher Caines Dance Company, NYB Ballet, and Seth Gertsacov. This summer she toured to Italy with Giada Ferrone to perform at the Florence Dance Festival. Katie is a ballet substitute at Alvin Ailey for Kat Wildish and a Certified GYROTONIC® instructor. She is honored to perform and be Rehearsal Director for Untitled Collective, and enjoys being the rehearsal director for the company. Katie is thankful to her Creator, family, teachers, and friends for their love and support. Her time off is spent with her wonderfully talented fiancé, Marc Tedesco.

Katie graduated with honors from the Kirov Academy of Ballet in Washington DC.

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