© 2019 Ballet Chicago

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Daniel Duell, Artistic Director & Founder 

Patricia Blair, School Director & Associate Artistic Director 
Ted Seymour, Resident Choreographer

Brittany Hurst, School Administrator


Susan Oros, Operations Coordinator 
Megan Sindelar, Development Associate
Ross Lindhout, Interim Marketing Coordinator
Hannah Rosenfeld, Registrar
Ryan Uecke, Finance Manager
Gail Kalver, Arts Management Consultant
Margaret Najarian, Marketing & Systems Consultant
Ron McKinney, Official Ballet Chicago Photographer

John Mannos, Principal Pianist
Jeremy Harris, Kyle Kunkler, Max Marshall,

Casey Cross, Gregory Smith

Ballet Chicago Production Staff
Margaret L. Nelson, Production Manager & Lighting Designer
Jacob Snodgrass, Technical Director
Dave Naunton, Sound Engineer
Mike Tanko, Sound Engineer

Samantha Yonan, Wardrobe

Teniya Jones, Wardrobe

In-Kind Services

Wes Broquard, Barnes & Thornburg, LLP
Jason Clagg, Barnes & Thornburg, LLP
Spencer Wood, Polsinelli, PC
Andrew Cripe, Polsinelli, PC
Lucy Kurczewski, Sidley Austin LLP
Timothy G. Payne, Sidley Austin LLP

Dr. Brian Marion DC, ART, Lincoln Park Chiropractic
Dr. Anthony Ries DC, West Loop Spine & Stability
Lisa M. Schoene, DPM, ATC, Podiatrist/Sports Medicine

Special Thanks
Allegro Dance Boutique
American Girl Place® - Marissa Meister
Broadway in Chicago
Chicago Dance Supply
Chicago High School for the Arts
Chicago Line Cruises – The Johnson Family
Crystal Limousine Group
Ensemble Español
Freed of London – Julienne Viola
Girl Scouts of America – Ashley Christensen
Susan Holiday
Peter Hurley
International Music Foundation – Maria Valdes
InterPark – Tesfu Ayale, Tewres Berhane, Scot Malysa
RNA – Dave Conrad, Maria Balderas, Alex Farha
Lyric Opera Chicago
Macaroni Kid – Sara Youngblood-Ochoa
Marc Realty Staff
Midwest Young Artists
Motion Unlimited
Parent Power Chicago
Pearachute Kids
Russian Pointe