Member of CDP since 2019
Hailing from Anchorage, Alaska Ms. Katcher is returning for her second season with Capital Dance Project this summer. Michelle received her core dance training from Anchorage Classical Ballet Academy with Farah & Michelangelo Canale & the nationally recognized Kirov Academy located in Washington D.C. She was invited to perform as an inaugural member of the Gelsey Kirkland Ballet in New York City & then danced for Ballet Arizona under the direction of Ib Anderson. Michelle joined the Sacramento Ballet in 2016 & has since performed in works by choreographers: Penny Saunders, Ron Cunningham, Darrell Grand Moultrie & Stephen Mills. Performance highlights include Marie in the new production of The Nutcracker, by Amy Seiwert & George Balanchine’s Tarantella & The Four Temperaments.
Some of Michelle's favorite places around Sacramento are New Roma Bakery, Gunther’s Ice Cream & Shine Coffee.