Born in San Francisco, Katie Rose Cunin received her ballet training from Nicole Harlan, Gelsey Kirkland, David Howard, Wilhelm Burmann, Deirdre Hawkins, Alaine Haubert, Reid Olson, Carinne Binda, and The Sacramento Ballet.
Since 2013, she has coached students annually for the Youth America Grand Prix regional competitions in San Francisco, San Diego, and Los Angeles, coaching students to finishes in the Top 24 Junior Classical, Top 12 Pre-Competitive Contemporary, and Top 12 Ensembles. She received an Elly Award nomination for her choreography of a production of Thoroughly Modern Millie.
She is on the weekly faculty at EDGE Performing Arts Center, Independence Dance Company, and Inspire Dance Studio. Past faculty positions include Talent Lab and RC Dance Center. She lives and dances in Los Angeles and will appear this summer in 3D Theatricals new production of OKLAHOMA!
Weekly Classes -
EDGE Youth|Teen Academy
Select Tuesdays 5:30-6:30pm - Int/Adv Ballet
Select Saturdays 1-2pm - Int/Adv Ballet
EDGE Performing Arts Center
Monday 5:30-7pm - Intermediate Ballet
Monday 7-8pm - Basic Ballet
In addition, CLICK to check the current substitute schedule
Independence Dance Company
(North Hollywood, CA)
Tuesday 8-9pm - Adult Beginning Ballet
Saturday 9-10:30am - Company Ballet Group A
Saturday 10:30-Noon - Company Ballet Group B
Inspire Dance Studio
(La Cañada Flintridge)
2016/2017 School Year Schedule
Wednesday 5:30-6:30 - Ballet I/II
Wednesday 6:30-8:00 - Ballet/Pointe V/VI/Adv
Wednesday 8:00-8:30 - Basic Pointe
Saturday 1:30-2:30 - Variations Workshop
Saturday 2:30 - 4:00 - Ballet/Pointe V/VI/Adv
Coaching with Katie Rose for the Youth America Grand Prix is offered in a recommended series of private rehearsals, 30-45 minutes in duration, at the dancer's home studio, ideally following a standing technique class.
Learn more about YAGP and its mission of dancer development and scholarship at:
At EDGE. lessons are
(NOTE: Room rental is separate, scheduled through and paid directly to EDGE)
Room rental fee (paid to Edge) + $60/hr (Payable to Katie Rose Cunin)
At IDC, company member lessons are:
Company - $60/hr
Non-company - $85/hr
(Payable to Katie Rose Cunin)
At Evolution Studios (a rental-only space in North Hollywood), lessons are inclusive of room rental fee:.
$90/hr for marley floor (for rehearsal of variations, center/diagonal work, or pointe)
$80/hr for smaller studio with wood floor (for a focus on barre work or center exercises, without pointe)
(payable to Katie Rose Cunin)
Access release form here (also available at first lesson).
(Any cancellations must be made at least 24 hours in advance to accommodate studio rental requirements. Thank you!)