Texas Christian University
School for Classical and Contemporary Dance
Anna Anders is working to earn her BFA in Ballet and Modern Dance at Texas Christian University’s School for Classical & Contemporary Dance, along with a Pilates Teacher Training Certificate. Anna began her dance training at Western Arkansas Ballet and later joined the organization’s Pre-Professional Company, furthering her training in classical ballet, pointe, modern, and jazz. As a company member with Western Arkansas Ballet, Anna also had the opportunity to perform at Regional Dance America Festivals across the country. Since being at TCU, Anna has performed in excerpts from Swan Lake, excerpts from the Sleeping Beauty, and in a work by Christian von Howard, along with choreographic works set by members of the graduating classes of 2022 and 2023. Anna has also spent several summers with Burklyn Ballet Theatre, performing roles from Giselle, La Bayadére, Swan Lake, Graduation Ball, as well as other works of choreography set by master teachers.
Anna is currently working towards certification through TCU’s 600-hour Pilates Teacher Training program. She looks forward to engaging with the Fort Worth community while furthering her knowledge and training in Pilates!