Kendra Elliott started dancing at the age of three, training in the Vaganova Syllabus at Hosanna Dance Studio of Eugene, where she studied classical ballet, jazz, and contemporary technique, and had the privilege to be coached by Jennifer Knight Dills and Leanne Mizzoni. While at Hosanna Dance, Kendra danced in many soloist roles. She has also competed in many dance competitions in the state of Oregon, receiving an award for choreography and dance in her solo piece “Gravity.” From a young age, Kendra has participated in many performances, including as guest dancer in New Hope College’s debut of the Disney musical, Tarzan.
Kendra started as a teacher assistant in 2011, and continued as a lead teacher at the age of 18, coaching at various schools in the Eugene area. In addition, Kendra is currently pursuing a master's degree in education at the University of Oregon.
Kendra has been teaching at The Academy of Ballet Fantastique since 2014 after completing Ballet Fantastique's rigorous teacher training program, and is one of The Academy of Ballet Fantastique's most sought-after coaches for her ever-patient attention to detail, creative choreography, and drive for perfection, especially for BFan's youngest dancers.
Take Class from Kendra
Twinkling Stars (Saturday)
Rising Stars (Saturday)
Summer Storybook Camps
Contemporary Ballet Workshops