Michelle Buckley, Pointe Teacher

 

Michelle Buckley hails from Virginia, completing much of her early dance training with the Washington School of Ballet and Richmond School of Ballet. She completed her BA Honours in Theatre Dance focusing on ballet at London Studio Centre.

Since 2007, Michelle has predominantly worked with Julia Gleich of Gleich Dances for performances in New York City and London. In 2014, she joined the Crossword Ballet, directed by Symeon Kyriakopoulos, whose repertoire fuses wushu martial arts with ballet.

Alongside several film credits, costume commissions and previously modelling in London Fashion Week, she has also had the opportunity to sing with Situation Opera in London and Operafest at the University of Mary Washington. Most recently, she has been working with Alison Ray Dance Company.