Joined Ballet Arizona: 2016
Rebecca Needhammer is thrilled to join the School of Ballet Arizona, where she began her dance training at the age of five. She continued her ballet training in the Royal Academy of Dance syllabus with Mary Moe Adams and Andrew Needhammer. In 2008, Rebecca was a semi-finalist at the Genee International Ballet Competition in Toronto. She has been on Associate of the Royal Academy of Dance since 2009. Rebecca graduated from St. John’s College in Santa Fe, New Mexico with a Bachelor’s in Liberal Arts. Since 2014, Rebecca has been a member of Center Dance Ensemble. She has taught ballet, modern, and lyrical at Northern Arizona University Community Music and Dance Academy, Phoenix Dance Academy, Dance Theater West, and Yen-Li Chen Ballet School.