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Education Faculty


Dex Honea –Education Director

  • A graduate of Canada’s Royal Winnipeg Ballet School, Dex join their professional company where he performed its full repertoire. Schooled in both classical and contemporary ballet Dex was privileged to work with some of ballet’s great talents such as Sir Anthony Dowell, Merrill Ashley, Rudi van Dantzig and John Neumeier. Honea danced with Milwaukee Ballet Company for three seasons before joining The Sarasota Ballet.

James Jordan- Ballet Master and Liaison to Company

Wendy Johnson- Children’s Division


  • Pedro Batisita
  • Tessa Cockrell
  • Mariah Cohen
  • Chaz Glunk
  • Alex Harrison*
  • Nicole Padilla*
  • Sara Sardelli
  • Keely-Sullivan-Henry
  • Angela Zinchenko* 

*indicates dancers in The Sarasota Ballet

Enrichment Faculty:

  • Zara Baroyan-Music Appreciation
  • Fane Sigal-Injury Prevention Specialist
  • Rachael Silverman-Nutrition Specialist


Box Office: 941.359.0099 ext. 101
Phone: 941.359.0099
5555 N. Tamiami Trail  Sarasota , FL  34243