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D A N I E L L E B R O W N (Libertyville, Illinois) Danielle began her training at Dance Academy of Libertyville and attended summer intensives at Milwaukee Ballet School and American Ballet Theater. Danielle continued her training at North Carolina School of The Arts with Melissa Hayden and Kee-JuanHan. In 2004, Danielle joined Ballet Austin as an apprentice and, in 2006, joined the Nashville Ballet. Danielle’s dance repertoire includes Salsa Pit, Pain Inside of Confidence, Symphony in C, Symphony Concertante, Serenade, Swan Lake, and Romeo and Juliet. Danielle joined the Sarasota Ballet in 2007 and performed in Wolfgang for Webb, Façade, Elite Syncopations, Allegro Brillante and as the sister in Las Hermanas.
M A R Y A N N M C G O V E R N (Libertyville, Illinois) Maryann received her BA in Dance from Columbia Chicago and is directing and dancing with her own company Maryann McGovern and Dancers. She is certified in Laban Movement Analysis and Bartenieff Fundamentals through The University of Utah and UC Berekeley's Integrated Movement Studies program. Ms. McGovern has had the privelege of performing the historic works of Doris Humphrey, Shirley Mordine, and Twyla Tharp. MaryAnn was a student of Dance Academy of Libertyville.