Anna Dunn - Dance Teacher

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Company Name: DeKalb School of the Arts

Location: Atlanta, Georgia, United States 


  • Attended: Level 1 Teacher Training, Colorado, 2016


Anna Dunn has worked as the DeKalb School of the Arts’ Ballet Mistress since 2006. In addition to her teaching responsibilities, Ms. Dunn directs the school’s annual Nutcracker in a Nutshell and the Spring Ballet. She also serves the school as the Community Arts Liaison connecting DSA with opportunities in the broader community and working with students and staff to advocate for the arts. Ms. Dunn received her Master’s in Arts Administration in 2014 from Goucher College and her Bachelor’s in Dance Education in 2005 from Winthrop University. She is proud to be a registered teacher with the prestigious Royal Academy of Dance in London, England. In addition to teaching at DSA, she is also the Education and Outreach Coordinator for Dance Canvas, connecting the public and private schools in Metro Atlanta with dance curriculum to resources in the community. Dunn is also the founding Board President of the Dance Educators of GA Society (DEGAS), the Georgia State Affiliate of the National Dance Education Organization. In her "free time," she enjoys Stage Managing for other dance organizations.


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