Angela has had a wonderful professional dancing career for 15 years
and still continues to perform in USA and Switzerland.
Teaching has been an integrated part of Angela’s career since 2008.
She has immersed herself in multiple cultures. She has gathered and
absorbed various skills and experiences from each country, company,
choreographer and colleague.
Born and raised in South Africa Angela joined her first professional
company Ballet Theatre Afrikan.
After immigrating she returned to South Africa to guest with Cape
Town City Ballet and Cape Dance Company.
At the age of 20, California became Angela’s home. She danced for
State Street Ballet in Santa Barbara for 5 years performing soloist
roles with the company in both Classical and Neo-Classical genres.
In 2013 Angela moved to Europe and Switzerland became Angela’s
home where she was accepted as one of 22 dancers with the
prestigious Opera de Ballet du Grand Theatre de Geneve, Geneva
Angela completed her Advanced II Cecchetti examination and has
received her teacher’s diploma in ISTD Cecchetti.
Angela is also a qualified Pilates and Gyrotonic trainer as well as
certified in the Progressing Ballet Technique method of training.
Angela thrives in finding methods for the individual student to best come
to know and understand their own bodies better.
• Currently teaching in both Los Angeles and San Diego County
• Faculty for The Joffrey Ballet Summer Intensives under the
direction of Mrs Josie Walsh in both Los Angeles and San
• Pilates and Gyrotonic trainer in Switzerland at Le Loft Pilates
• Guest teacher in Singapore at Sissonne Dance Art