Kelly Robotham


Born in Bronx, New York raised in Miami, Ms. Robotham is a 2006 NWSA HS dance alumnus. She went on to graduate with a BFA from The Juilliard School in 2010 where she was chosen to represent The Juilliard School in Costa Rica for a Cultural Teaching Exchange. While still a student at Juilliard she was invited to dance as an apprentice with two distinguished companies, Chicago's River North Dance and with New York City's Ballet Hispanico Company. Immediately upon graduation, she was invited to join and tour the country with the Ailey Il Company. After one year in Ailey Il, she was invited to join the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater Company, touring and performing internationally for five years. Ms. Robotham also participated in special events, including a performance at the White House for President and Mrs. Obama in 2013 as well as on numerous television broadcasts, including Live with Kelly and Michael in 2011. After a distinguished performance career, she returned to Miami as a sought-after teacher and choreographer, serving as the Dance Director at Miami Arts Charter (Homestead) Middle and High School from 2016-2018. In addition to her recent hire as a dance adjunct at NWSA, she is currently a faculty member at Miami's Thomas Armour Youth Ballet where she serves as Ballet Mistress for their annual performances of The Nutcracker. She is also a faculty member and guest choreographer at the Miami City Ballet School and the Lead Dance Instructor for its STEAM PROGRAM in collaboration with Miami-Dade County Public Schools.

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