Joined Ballet Arizona: 2012
Training: Jeanne’s School of Dance, AZ Youth Ballet, San Francisco School, Central Pennsylvania Youth Ballet
Rochelle began her training at Jeanne’s School of Dance in Arizona. During the summers, she continued her training at Central Pennsylvania Youth Ballet, The San Francisco Ballet School, and Houston Ballet. Rochelle began performing with Ballet Arizona in 2011 and has performed in George Balanchine’s Rubies (from Jewels) at The Chicago Dancing Festival and Balanchine’s Serenade, The Four Temperaments, Episodes, Stravinsky Violin Concerto, Western Symphony, Symphony in Three Movements, and Apollo (solo of Calliope). Rochelle has performed solo roles in Ib Anderson’s Cinderella, Swan Lake, Sleeping Beauty, Coppelia and La Bayadere. With Ballet Arizona, she has also performed in the U.S. premiere of Bournonville’s Napoli, and Nayon Iovino’s Resonance. Rochelle originated the title role in Ib Andersen’s The Firebird, and performed the walking pas in the Arizona premiere of Emeralds.