Ballet Faculty Bio | Heather Hawk | Steps on Broadway

Ballet

Heather Hawk
CURRENT CLASSES

Beginning Intermediate Ballet
Mondays, Wednesdays & Fridays
6:00-7:30pm

Advanced Professional Ballet
Mondays
10:30am-12:00pm

Advanced Beginning Pop Ballet
Tuesdays
7:00-8:30pm

Intermediate Advanced Professional Ballet
Fridays
10:00-11:30am

Advanced Beginning Ballet
Saturdays
10:00-11:30am

Intermediate Ballet
Sundays
11:00am-12:30pm

Beginning Intermediate Pointe
Sundays
1:00-2:30pm

Heather Hawk studied ballet as a child in Indiana, later going on to the Stone-Camryn School in Chicago, the Ruth Page Foundation and Chicago City Ballet School, where she trained under Maria Tallchief. In New York, Heather attended the School of American Ballet and after graduation was invited to study with Royal Danish Ballet in Copenhagen. She joined the New York City Ballet and danced ballets by Balanchine, Robbins and Martins. She appeared in films of Balanchine's Nutcracker and the Balanchine Celebration for PBS. Later, she danced with Pennsylvania Ballet, Ballet Chicago and the Lyric Opera of Chicago. She then attended New York University, where she graduated with a degree in liberal arts and teacher education. Heather began a teaching career at the School of Ballet Chicago and today remains part of the guest faculty. In New York, Heather has taught at Steps, Studio Maestro, Ballet Academy East, La Guardia High School and for the David Howard Foundation. She is also in the faculty of the Ballet School of Stamford, Connecticut. She is a performing member of Dances Patrelle.

Class Description:
Pop Ballet: A traditional ballet class to the pop hits of yesterday and today.