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, Inspire Dance Studio, Releve Studios, and EDGE Youth|Teen Academy. Past faculty positions include RC Dance Center (7 years), Independence Dance Company (6 years), and Talent Lab. She lives and dances in Los Angeles.
Inspire Dance Studio
(La Cañada Flintridge)
Tuesday 4:30-5:30pm - Ballet I
Tuesday 5:30-7pm - Ballet II/III
Tuesday 7-8:30pm - Adv Ballet/Pointe
Wednesday 4:30-5:30pm - Basic Ballet I
Wednesday 5:30-7pm - Ballet IV
Wednesday 7-7:30pm - Basic Pointe
Wednesday 7:30-9pm - Adv Ballet/Pointe
EDGE Performing Arts Center
Monday 5:30-7pm - Intermediate Ballet
Monday 7-8pm - Basic Ballet
In addition, CLICK to check the current substitute schedule
EDGE Youth|Teen Academy
Select Tuesdays 5:30-6:30pm - Int/Adv Ballet
Beginning August 2017
Saturday 11:30am-12:30pm - Ballet I
Saturday 12:30-2pm - Ballet III
The Basement of NoHo
(Begins in August) Thursday 8-9pm - Adult Beginning Ballet
(Age 14+ welcome with parent release signature)
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.
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At EDGE. lessons are
$65/hr (Payable to Katie Rose Cunin) + Room rental fee (paid to Edge)
(NOTE: Room rental is separate, scheduled through and paid directly to EDGE)
At Inspire, please contact the studio for rates.
At Evolution Studios, 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)
Lessons in your at-home studio or gymnasium begin at $65/hr.
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!)