*Dance Camp Principal
Deanna Stanton, from Clarksville, Maryland, graduated with a BFA in Ballet from the University of Cincinnati - CCM. She was also a Trainee with Ballet West for two seasons. Since joining Ballet Arkansas, she has performed several principal roles, most recently including Mina in Michael Fothergill’s “Dracula”, Dew Drop Fairy & Snow Queen in “The Nutcracker”, and Juliet in The Balcony Scene from “Romeo & Juliet”. In addition to performing, Deanna enjoys choreographing. This past season, she created the piece, Venture, for the company. She wants to extend a special thank you to her husband and family for their continued support!
"I’m really looking forward to all the story ballets we’ll be performing this season. I truly treasure bringing a character to life onstage!"