Founded on June 30, 2010, BRAVA was established to provide mentoring, tutoring and academic enrichment, and instruction in ballet and performing arts; and to promote and foster an interest in, appreciation for, and greater exposure to ballet and the arts, including programs and activities to reach non-traditional performers and audiences.
Glenda Carhart Founder and Director, has over 40 years of experience teaching dance. Former professional dancer with the National Ballet of Canada she’s owned and operated Riverside Ballet Arts since 1984, worked six years as Dance Lecturer in Ballet, Pointe and Pedagogy at the University of California, Irvine as well as 26 years as Artistic Director of California Riverside Ballet. Glenda has directed David Allan’s Nutcracker since 1991. She is a certified Pilates instructor and is currently on track for her certification with Dance for PD®, New York. Ms Carhart oversees the implementation and training of Movement for Life-BRAVA.
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