About Ballet Magnificat!
The People of Ballet Magnificat!
Omega Tour Director
Gretchen is a native of Wichita, Kansas and began her dance training at the age of four. She received training under the direction of Jill Landrith of Ballet Wichita, Stan and Sharon Rogers of Rogers Ballet Inc, and also Nashville Ballet's and Milwaukee Ballet's summer classes. Gretchen had the opportunity to perform in many famous works such as The and . She graduated from Friends University with a B.F.A in Ballet and a minor in Communications. While attending Friends, she traveled to Cancun, Mexico, to perform at the International Dance Festival. In 2012, Gretchen entered the Ballet Magnificat! Trainee program where she performed with the Events Company in several states, Mexico and Honduras. After graduating from the Trainee Program in 2015, she became the Omega Road Manager, and two years later was promoted to Omega Tour Director.