About Ballet Magnificat!

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Anna Lee

Anna Lee

Omega Company Senior Apprentice

Anna Lee was born and raised in Jackson, Mississippi. She began training with Ballet Magnificat! at the age of 4 and received all of her dance training from their School of the Arts. She was inspired by watching Ballet Magnificat! perform when she was 8 years old, awakening a desire to share the love of Jesus through her dancing, so that others would come to know and have a personal relationship with him. At age eleven, she was selected to play the part of “Little Amy” for the next three years in the Ballet Magnificat! Ballet, “A Christmas Dream”.  Beginning in high school, she was a member of the Magnificat Youth Ballet performing group for four years and was also the team captain of the group for one year. Her teachers included Tracey Thompson, Suzanne Sanders, Hannah Beaver, and Brittany Bischoff. She is grateful for the encouragement and training they poured into her while she was a student in the Ballet Magnificat! School of the Arts. Anna also attended Ballet Magnificat!’s Summer Dance Intensive for four years and was selected to be part of the Pre-Professional level at the intensive performing the ballets “Deliver Us” and “Will You or Won’t You”.  Anna joined Ballet Magnificat!’s Trainee Program in 2014. In 2015, she began performing with the events company for the next two years, traveling locally and across the world to Honduras, Guam, and East Asia. In August of 2017, she was promoted to Student Apprentice with the Ballet Magnificat! Omega Company, and in August of 2018 she was promoted to Senior Apprentice with the Ballet Magnificat! Omega Company.