Joined Ballet Arizona: 2012
Training: Washington School of Ballet, Houston Ballet, Ecole Ballet Studios
Other Companies: Washington Ballet
Amber began her training at a young age in Brisbane before moving to Sydney to begin her training with Ecole Ballet Studios. She discovered her passion for American ballet by attending the Central Pennsylvania Youth Ballet Summer Intensive and from there she was accepted into The Washington School of Ballet and trained under the direction of Kee Juan Han and Carlos Valcárcel. In 2010 Amber joined The Washington Ballet’s second company and was promoted the following year to apprentice. At Washington Ballet Amber had the opportunity to perform soloist roles in Christopher Bruce’s Rooster, Twyla Tharp’s Push comes to Shove and Nine Sinatra Songs, Anne Marie Holme’s Le Corsaire, Edward Liang’s As Above So Below and his premiere of La Oferenda and Anabelle Ocha’s premiere of Sueno de Marmol. Since joining Ballet Arizona in 2012 Amber has performed in George Balanchine’s “Rubies” (from Jewels) at The Chicago Dancing Festival and Balanchine Serenade and Stravinsky Violin Concerto at Ballet Under the Stars.