Upper Division Coordinator
Joined Ballet Arizona: 2014
Ms. Ambrosio began her ballet studies with Gloria Cruz, Rosalia Verlangiere and Eugenia Feodorova in Brazil and later she graduated at “Staatliche Ballettschule Berlin” in Germany.
Her first professional engagement was at the “Theatro Municipal” in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, later in Germany and Austria at the “Komische Oper Berlin”, “Wiener Staatsoper” and “Stuttgarter Ballet”. Her repertoire as a dancer covers a full spectrum of full-length classical ballets, including Swan Lake, Giselle, La Sylphide, The Nutcracker, Romeo and Juliet, Sleeping Beauty, La Bayadère, and repertoire from John Cranko, Bejart, Jiri Kylian, John Neumeier, Tom Schilling.
In 2000 she graduated with a Diploma in Ballet Pedagogy at the University of Music and Performing Arts Mannheim, Germany. Since then she has taught and choreographed in Germany and Brazil.
Along with Education & Community Engagement staff, Ms. Ambrosio helped develop Ballet Arizona’s Creative Aging Through Dance program and has been the program’s primary instructor for the last 4 years.
She holds a Bachelor in Sociology at the University of Brasilia, Brazil.