Ellen Kenney-Hall began her classical ballet training in Oak Ridge, Tennessee under the instruction of Joan Kunsch. She had the opportunity to travel and study under John Barker in NYC, Jorge Salavisa of the London Gala Ballet, and the internationally renowned ballerina and teacher Anna-Marie Holmes.
Ellen has danced major roles in Coppelia, Swan Lake, Les Sylphides, Giselle, and The Nutcracker. She has also performed in professional musical comedy. Ellen is delighted to be teaching as a ballet teacher at GDC for the past 13 years