Andrew Parker

Summer Guest Faculty

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Andrew Parker, Dean of the School of Nashville Ballet is a regular guest master teacher at many ballet schools across North America. He has served on the dance faculty at Canada’s National Ballet School, Boston Ballet School, Milwaukee Ballet, Walnut Hill School and Southern Methodist University – Meadows School of the Arts in Dallas, Texas. 

For eleven years he danced professionally with Milwaukee Ballet, Ballet Iowa, City Ballet of Houston and Tulsa Ballet. 

Mr. Parker received his classical training from Carol Jordan, Boston Ballet School and Milwaukee Ballet School. 

In 2000, he received his diploma with distinction from Canada’s National Ballet School Teacher Training Program for Professional Dancers. He has studied ballet pedagogy with master teachers Jurgen Schneider, Tatiana Legat, Nicole Cavallin and Gilbert Mayer.  

In addition to his extensive work in dance education, Mr. Parker has created choreography throughout the United States and Canada. 

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