Michelle Quiner is thrilled to be an apprentice with American Repertory Ballet. She danced as an ARB member last year and a Trainee for the two previous seasons. She was honored to perform Diana and Acteon in the ARB’s 2021 gala welcoming the new Artistic Director, Ethan Stiefel. She has danced with the company in Giselle, Beauty and the Beast, and The Nutcracker. Michelle has been featured on the cover of Inside Dance magazine (May 2019) and in Dance Spirit magazine as both a Cover Model Search Finalist and the Dancer You Should Know. She has also performed as Clara for the Radio City’s Christmas Spectacular. Michelle has been a YAGP New York finalist, a final round participant at the World Ballet Competition and a bronze medalist at the Valentina Kozlova IBC Contemporary Competition. Prior to joining ARB, she spent a year at the Washington Ballet School on full scholarship under the direction of Xiomara Reyes.