The Ballet Workshop, Inc.
1634 Railroad Street, Enumclaw WA 98022 (360) 825-2196
Syble Bracken - Artistic Director
Miss Syble opened The Ballet Workshop here in Enumclaw in 1988. She founded Enumclaw’s youth ballet company, Plateau Ballet Repertory Theatre (PBRT), in 1995 and established their Outreach Program that same year. She has an extensive background in classical ballet and jazz with additional studies in tap, anatomy and nutrition. Notable instructors she has studied under include Dance Professor of the University of Florida, Nancy Turner (in her private practice); Oakland Ballet Academy Director, Ronn Guidi; Oakland Raiderettes Choreographer, George Minomie; CEO and Co-Founder of Washington Academy of Performing Arts and former soloist for Ballet West, Marcia Quigley-Neal; former soloist for the Frankfurt Ballet, Marcia Nolte. Miss Syble has staged and choreographed over 40 full-length story ballets for her school and company and has set choreography on actors in musicals for the local academic schools and theater organizations. She has danced semi-professionally with the Turner Dance Troupe in Florida and professionally with Range of Motion, a locally based modern ballet company of whom she is one of the founders.
Erin Roske - Student Instructor
Erin has been a student with The Ballet Workshop since 2003, advancing her way to the highest level classes in ballet, jazz, contemporary, tap and began her pointe training last season. She became a company member with PBRT in 2014. Erin has performed numerous roles in The Nutcracker Ballet, including the role of Clara, and multiple dances in PBRT's spring shows and the studio's end-of-year performances, many of those solos and duets. Erin has been a TA in several classes throughout her dance career here at The Ballet Workshop.
Kalleigh Wagner - Student Instructor
Kalleigh has been dancing most of her life, beginning her training at The Ballet Workshop at age 4. She studies ballet, jazz, tap, contemporary and pointe in our highest level classes. She became a company member with PBRT in 2011 and has danced numerous solo and duet roles, such as Clara and the Harlequin Doll in The Nutcracker Ballet, PBRT's spring shows and with her peers in the end-of-year school performances, most recently performing the role of Wendy in Through the Eyes of Hook. She has volunteered as TA for several years in the lower level classes. Kalleigh has attended summer intensives away from home to advance her training and aspires to make a career in dance.