Megan Kamler

Megan Kamler Joined RCB: 2011
Hometown: West Irondequoit, New York
Training: The Timothy M. Draper Center for Dance Education, University of Arizona School of Dance
Other Companies: Art.if.act Dance Project
Favorite Ballet and Roles: Favorite ballet is Romeo and Juliet, favorite roles are Choleric in Balanchine's Four Temperaments and Cinderella in RCB's Cinderella
My favorite color is: Yellow
My favorite food is: Peanut Butter, Nutella, and spaghetti (but not together!)
My favorite movie is: The Breakfast Club
My favorite book is: Too many to name!
Favorite band or type of music: I enjoy mostly everything!
I have a hobby and it is: Teaching dance and cooking!
Favorite non-dance activity: Getting together with friends, and reading a good book.
Favorite Rochester Hangout: Any beach along Lake Ontario
First Nutcracker: North Carolina Dance Theatre here in Rochester as a mouse when I was 8

Ms. Kamler joined Rochester City Ballet after receiving her training at the Timothy M. Draper Center for Dance Education and the University of Arizona on scholarship. She received additional training at the National Ballet School of Canada summer intensive on scholarship and the summer intensives of Ballet Austin and the Ellison Training Program in New York City. While at the University of Arizona she performed as Choleric in Balanchine's Four Temperaments, as a Big Swan in Swan Lake, and as The Friend in Carmina Burana. With the Rochester City Ballet she has performed as the Maid, Harlequin, English Toffee, Italian Ice, Magical Doll, and Dew Drop in The Nutcracker, Anna in The Blood Countess, Cinderella in Cinderella, and Elegy Girl in Balanchine's Serenade. Contemporary roles with RCB include 4Play, New York CityScapes, Bravo! Colorado and InCantation. Ms. Kamler finished in the top 12 overall for both classical and contemporary at the Youth America Grand Prix International Competition preliminary rounds. She recently performed with Art.if.act Dance in a 15 city tour of China.