Introducing the Choreographers - Anne Marie Abderholden

We are please and excited to present the premier performance of Vision Dance Theatre - Valley Academy for the Arts’ pre-professional dance company. The performance will be:

Saturday, March 9, 2019

2:00 pm

at The Grand Oshkosh

Kaleidoscope presents the work of several renowned choreographers. In this series, please meet our choreographers:

Anne Marie Abderholden - Valley Academy for the Arts


Anne Marie Abderholden was born in Holland and spent most of her childhood in Switzerland. At age seven she joined the Opera Ballet School in Zurich. After a nine-year professional ballet career, Anne    Marie went on to complete an      advanced degree in classical ballet (extended Vaganova) pedagogy from the Music College in Cologne, Germany.  She taught at the Opera Ballet School in Zurich, at the Swiss School for Professional Dancers and at the     Theater Ballet School in Krefeld and Monchengladbach, Germany. In 1991 she moved to Madison, Wisconsin where she taught for the Monona Academy of Dance. She was a choreographer for the Wisconsin Dance Ensemble and the Performing Arts for Children. In 2002 Anne Marie founded Valley Academy for the Arts where she is currently Artistic Director.