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Maureen
      MacNeill

Ballet Department Director &

 DEN Artistic Director

A Massachusetts native, Maureen began her ballet training at Boston Ballet at age 5.  She studied with Violette Verdy, Patricia McBride, and Jaques Cesbron at Indiana University where she graduated with a Bachelor’s of Science degree in ballet. 

 

She performed with Baltimore Opera Company, Washington Opera Company, and Central City Opera and has been teaching and choreographing for the past 18 years.

 

Maureen directed the ballet program for 12 years at Arabesque Dance Studio in Columbia, Maryland before moving to Bainbridge Island in 2016. She has choreographed and directed numerous ballets such as Cinderella, Peter Pan, Alice in Wonderland, The Wizard of Oz, and Snow White as well as an annual production of the Nutcracker.

 

Maureen is extremely excited to have the opportunity to once again direct a ballet program and is looking forward to sharing her knowledge and passion for ballet with the students of InMotion Performing Arts Studio.