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Janet L. Springer CDA Executive Director, Director of Classical Dance Pedagogy

Associates are added according to the area of expertise needed in the courses being taught. The people we use also depend on the activities and initiatives CDA is currently conducting.

Course Manual Development Team

David Eichler Editor Layout and Management

Nicole Poitevent Angelo English and French Editor

Catherine Orr French Language Edits

Marina Gendel Music Samples and Music CD's

Guest Teaching Artists and Associates

Irina Kolpakova Classical Dance and Variations

Vladilen Semenov Classical Dance and Variations

Oleg Vinogradov Choreography and Musical Theatre Direction

Anna Marie Holmes Classical Dance and Variations

Vladimir Kolesnikov Character Dance

Nina Kolesnikova Historical Dance

Irina Guseva Classical Dance and Historical Dance

Alexander (Sasha) Lunev Classical Dance and Partnering

Marina Gendel Music for Ballet and CDA Music CD's for Character and Historical Dance

Vladimir Shinov Accompanist

Ana Köhler School of Dance, Lisbon, Portugal (CID, UNESCO)

Michelangelo Canale Alaska Ballet Academy, Anchorage, Alaska

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